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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137240
Last updated: 27 March 2020
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Date:28-JUN-1973
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic HAR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hawker Siddeley Harrier GR.1A
Owner/operator:1 Sqn Royal Air Force (1 Sqn RAF)
Registration: XW919
C/n / msn: 712074
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:RAF stn Lyneham, Wiltshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Lyneham (EGDL)
Narrative:
Crashed at RAF Lyneham, Wiltshire after loss of power (engine failure) on 28/6/1973. Pilot ejected safely. Repaired and returned to service. Finally disposed of to Polish Air Force Museum, Krakow, 18/06/2010

Sources:

1. http://web.archive.org/web/20111206015544/[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.dasa.mod.uk/modintranet/publications/aircraftAccidents/accidentsindex.htm]l
2. http://web.archive.org/web/20161217162442/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/aircraft_by_type/harrier/harrier.htm
3. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1973.htm
4. http://www.muzeumlotnictwa.pl/zbiory_sz.php?ido=273&w=a


Images:

Photo of XW919 courtesy AirHistory.net


Cracow - Rakowice-Czyzyny (closed)
5 March 2015; (c) Juhani Sipilš

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Nov-2011 13:29 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Apr-2013 14:20 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]
16-Jun-2013 21:49 Dr. John Smith Updated [Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]

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