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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 87492
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Time:08:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic LYNX model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Westland Lynx HMA8DSP
Owner/operator:Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm
Registration: XZ695
MSN: 132
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Indian Ocean, 120 mi E of Oman -   Oman
Phase: En route
Departure airport:HMS Invincible
Destination airport:HMS Nottingham
Ditched in the sea out of fuel when misdirected during exercise.



Photo of XZ695 courtesy

Portland - Heliport (EGDP)
17 October 1998; (c) Alex Christie

Revision history:

11-Jan-2011 05:53 TB Added
11-Jan-2011 05:56 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
11-Jan-2011 15:17 TB Updated [Operator, Departure airport]
12-Jan-2011 04:18 TB Updated [Operator]
31-Aug-2011 06:49 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Jun-2012 05:30 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
29-Apr-2013 06:19 krasatpi Updated [Total occupants]
29-Mar-2014 23:31 Nepa Updated [Operator]
26-Apr-2014 18:45 TB Updated [Operator]

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