ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 138037
Last updated: 31 August 2014
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Date:20-AUG-2011
Time:13:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic HAWK model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
BAe Hawk T.1
Owner/operator:Red Arrows RAF
Registration: XX179
C/n / msn: 026
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Bournemouth - EGHH -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Demo/Airshow/Display
Departure airport:EGHH
Destination airport:EGHH
Narrative:
Hawk crashed after run & break to land. Wreck in field by river opposite airport.

Update 16:21 20/08/2011

The MOD have confirmed the death of Flight Lieutenant Jon Egging of the Royal Air Force Aerobatics Team, The Red Arrows. Bournemouth Borough Council and Bournemouth Air Festival will issue a statement shortly.

(Aircraft callsign was "Red 4": this ties in with earlier reports - now confirmed - and the team's website, which lists Jon Egging as "Red 4")

Note: Previously listed Registration & C/N were not that of the aircraft which was written-off. There are numerous reports of XX308 being involved, as this is usually the jet flown by 'Red4' - but in this instance Red4 was using another Hawk aircraft. I have seen a photo of XX308 taken at Bournemouth Airport today - which proves it was NOT the jet involved - despite all rumours & reports of it being the one which crashed.

Sources:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-14602900
http://news.sky.com/home/uk-news/article/16053735
http://www.bournemouthair.co.uk/
http://www.raf.mod.uk/reds/teamnews/index.cfm?storyid=0A8B622E-5056-A318-A8971C997ADF55C9
http://www.raf.mod.uk/reds/behindthescenes/hawkaircraft.cfm


https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/service-inquiry-report-into-the-accident-involving-red-arrows-hawk-t-mk1-xx179-on-20-august-2011

Red Arrows


Photo taken at Izmir/Çigli (LTBL) on 06 06 2011 during spottersday after the celebrations of 100 years THK Regards, Pieter Stroobach

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Aug-2011 07:35 sharla Added
20-Aug-2011 08:23 MarkStep Updated [Source]
20-Aug-2011 09:45 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
20-Aug-2011 13:03 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
20-Aug-2011 13:22 Geno Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]
20-Aug-2011 13:38 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Registration, Operator]
22-Aug-2011 00:00 Padidiver Updated [[Registration, Operator]]
22-Aug-2011 02:56 2.29.90.6 Updated [[[Registration, Operator]]]
22-Aug-2011 02:56 87.211.83.33 Updated [Narrative]
22-Aug-2011 04:16 83.18.21.65 Updated [Source]
23-Aug-2011 07:13 ACW367 Updated [Registration, Cn]
10-Sep-2012 16:34 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
10-Sep-2012 16:36 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Embed code]
11-Sep-2012 01:31 92.6.200.99 Updated [Source, Embed code]
12-Jan-2013 07:26 Nepa Updated [Operator, Narrative]
12-Aug-2014 07:24 Aerossurance Updated [Source]
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