ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145593
Last updated: 21 September 2014
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Date:13-JAN-1954
Time:
Type:Bristol 171 Sycamore HR.13
Owner/operator:RAF 275 Sqn.
Registration: XD196
C/n / msn: 13066
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Linton-on-Ouse, North Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Linton-on-Ouse
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Suffered a temporary engine failure just after take off from Linton-on-Ouse, North Yorkshire. This caused resonance in the tail rotor shaft and loss of control. The pilot was forced to auto-rotate into trees and XD196 was damaged beyond repair in the collision with the trees

Sources:
www.ukserials.com/losses-1954.htm
http://www.filton.flyer.co.uk/bristol/prod171.html
http://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/SearchUI/Details?uri=C424315
http://www.ukserials.com/prodlists.php?type=1078
http://www.transportarchive.org.uk/getobject.php?rnum=G2231&searchitem=&mtv=G1&pnum=41


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-May-2012 19:22 Dr. John Smith Added
15-Aug-2012 08:01 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location]
20-Apr-2013 18:38 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
13-Aug-2013 22:38 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
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