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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 94215
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Type:Silhouette image of generic GNAT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Folland Gnat T.1
Registration: XR545
MSN: FL556
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Kemble, Gloucestershire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:RAF Kemble, Gloucestershire
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Two Gnat T.1 of the CFS "Red Arrows" aerobatic display team (XR545 and XR986) collided and crashed during a synchronised pair display practice at Kemble, Gloucestershire. Mid-Air Collision between synchro pair. Wings clipped during an opposition manoeuvre `Roulette'

All four crew (two in each aircraft) were killed. Crew of XR545 (call sign "Red 7") were reported as being Flight Lieutenant John Haddock and Flight Lieutenant Colin Armstrong




The Aviation Photo Company: Folland Gnat &emdash; RAF Red Arrows Folland Gnat T.1 XR545 (1970)

Revision history:

11-Jun-2013 19:48 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Registration, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants]
11-Jun-2013 19:56 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
11-Jun-2013 19:59 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
11-Jun-2013 20:03 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Operator]
02-Aug-2015 19:46 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator]
02-Aug-2015 20:53 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Embed code]
02-Aug-2015 20:54 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator]
25-Feb-2019 21:13 Anon. Updated [Operator]

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