ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 63649
Last updated: 26 November 2014
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Date:04-MAR-1957
Time:
Type:DH Venom FB Mk4
Owner/operator:22 MU, RAF
Registration: WR577
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Croglin Fell, 26 miles southeast of Carlisle -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Test
Departure airport:RAF Silloth
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Elevators jammed on a test flight.
The aircraft crashed on a hill between the villages of Croglin and Slaggyford when making an emergency approach to base.
Pilot killed.

Sources:
http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1957.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
24-May-2011 15:14 angels one five Updated [Date]
29-Jun-2011 15:32 angels one five Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
28-Jun-2014 02:21 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
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