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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137211
Last updated: 14 November 2020
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Date:02-OCT-1974
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic HAR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hawker Siddeley Harrier GR.1A
Owner/operator:3 Sqn RAF
Registration: XV758
C/n / msn: 712021
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF stn Wildenrath -   Germany
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Wildenrath (D)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed on take off from Wildenrath, Germany, due to loss of power on take off. pilot ejected safely.

Repaired and returned to service. Finally disposed of to Decimomannu, Sardinia for display 1997

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20111206015544/[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.dasa.mod.uk/modintranet/publications/aircraftAccidents/accidentsindex.htm]l
http://web.archive.org/web/20161217162442/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/aircraft_by_type/harrier/harrier.htm


Images:

Photo of XV758 courtesy AirHistory.net


Middle Wallop (EGVP)
7 July 1984; (c) Alex Christie

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Nov-2011 13:36 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
11-Apr-2013 14:01 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]

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