ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 18274
Last updated: 28 November 2014
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Date:16-APR-1963
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic J1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Auster J/1N Alpha
Owner/operator:Portsmouth Aero Club Ltd.
Registration: G-APAR
C/n / msn: 3370
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sullington Hill, near Storrington,West Sussex -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Destination airport:Shoreham, West Sussex
Narrative:
Whilst flying in bad weeather conditions from Kidlington, Oxfordshire to Shoreham, West Sussex, Auster G-APAR crashed into Sullington Hill, between Storrington and Arundel, West Sussex. Pilot survived the crash, although seriously injured

Registration G-APAR formally cancelled by UK Civil Aviation Authority 25/4/1963 as "destroyed"

Sources:
http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-APAR.pdf
http://www.auster.ukf.net/p33.htm
http://austerhg.org/prod_list/pages.php?page=3249
http://www.auster.ukf.net/G-APAR.jpg
http://www.pprune.org/aviation-history-nostalgia/370643-portsmouth-aeroclub.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
20-Jul-2009 21:22 VHKDK Updated
15-Oct-2009 10:41 andrewaircraft Updated
09-Mar-2012 13:06 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
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