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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 82729
Last updated: 7 November 2019
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Date:04-JUL-1966
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hiller UH-12A
Owner/operator:Bristow Helicopters Ltd
Registration: G-APKX
C/n / msn: 337
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Chilbolton, 4 miles S of Andover, Hampshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Middle Wallop, Hampshire (EGVP)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Ex-CF-HAP and N64C; first civil registered in the UK as G-APKX on 14.2.58 to Fison-Airwork Ltd, Bourn, Cambridgeshire. Re+registered 27.9.60 to Airwork (Helicopters) Ltd, Redhill, Surrey. Re-registered to Bristow Helicopters Ltd., Redhill, Surrey 19.7.61. Allocated to Middle Wallop, Hampshire for use on a contract to provide helicopter pilot training for The Army Air Corps

Written off (damaged beyond repair) 4.7.66 when crashed at Chilbolton, 4 miles south of Andover, Hampshire. Registration G-APKX cancelled by the CAA on 10.8.66 as aircraft "destroyed"

Sources:

1. http://www.hampshireairfields.co.uk/hancrash.html
2. http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-APKX-1.pdf
3. http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-APKX-2.pdf
4. https://www.pprune.org/rotorheads/287207-bristow-photos-111.html#post8230649

G-APKX in Panama in 1958 photo pamama1.jpg

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Nov-2010 03:57 VHKDK Added
03-Jun-2012 06:28 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Jun-2012 04:01 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
21-Feb-2014 08:22 TB Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Feb-2014 08:23 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Source]
24-May-2014 20:32 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
28-Aug-2014 20:34 Dr. John Smith Updated [Embed code]

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