ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58335
Last updated: 21 November 2014
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Date:25-JAN-1956
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic HUNT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hawker Hunter F.Mk.5
Owner/operator:263 (Fellowship of the Bellows) Sqn RAF
Registration: WP107
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:5 miles ENE of Stowmarket, Suffolk -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Wattisham, Suffolk (EGUW)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Written off 25/01/1956: Crashed five miles East North East of Stowmarket, Suffolk, after the pilot (Flt. Lt. H. A. Merriman) ejected when the engine broke up

Sources:
http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1956.htm
http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/PROJECT/YEAR_Pages/1956.htm
http://www.timetoast.com/timelines/18846
http://www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=WP


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Jan-2009 11:55 ASN archive Added
18-Aug-2010 02:49 penguin832 Updated [Operator, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]
04-Dec-2011 07:03 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Jan-2012 14:03 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport]
22-Apr-2013 12:54 Dr. John Smith Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
30-May-2013 13:58 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location]
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