Incident Hunting Jet Provost T Mk 3 XM477, 28 Mar 1961
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Type:Silhouette image of generic JPRO model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Hunting Jet Provost T Mk 3
Owner/operator:1 FTS Royal Air Force (1 FTS RAF)
Registration: XM477
MSN: PAC/W/9285
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:2 miles from Dishforth, North Yorkshire, England -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Linton-on-Ouse, North Yorkshire
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Jet Provost T.3 XM477: Awaiting Collection 13/7/1960. Delivered to the RAF 15/7/1960 at 27 MU RAF Shawbury. Issued to 1 FTS RAF Linton-on-Ouse.

Written off 28/3/1961 when crashed after the elevator controls stiffened, and the fire warning light came on. The instructor shut down the engine, and operated the extinguisher. The crew - Midshipman M. Dugan, RN, and Flying Officer A. F. Marshall - ejected when the aircraft entered a dive. XM477 crashed two miles from Dishforth, Yorkshire


3. National Archives (PRO Kew) File AVIA 5/40/S3004:

Revision history:

27-Nov-2011 14:43 Dr. John Smith Added
28-Oct-2013 00:24 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
15-Mar-2019 08:34 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Nature]
03-Dec-2020 00:11 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Source, Narrative]
03-Dec-2020 17:42 stehlik49 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Operator]

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