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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137241
Last updated: 22 November 2020
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Date:01-DEC-1980
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic HAR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hawker Siddeley Sea Harrier FRS Mk 1
Owner/operator:800 NAS FAA RN
Registration: XZ454
C/n / msn: 41H-912008
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:HMS Invincible, in English Channel, 25nm S Lands End, Cornwall -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RNAS Yeovilton (EGVL)
Destination airport:HMS Invincible
Narrative:
Written-off during flying display for the press over HMS Invincible after the striking top of the ski-jump. Pilot - Lt Cdr. M. Blisset ejected with minor injuries.
First loss of a Sea Harrier.

Sources:

1. http://web.archive.org/web/20160303231421/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/Aircraft_by_Type/SeaHarrier.htm
2. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1980.htm
3. https://forum.keypublishing.com/showthread.php?106258-SHAR-Mishap
4. Harrier by FK Mason


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Oct-2011 22:07 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Plane category, ]
23-Jan-2012 02:44 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
04-Jun-2013 19:37 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
23-Jul-2018 13:34 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
20-Nov-2018 18:19 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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