Accident Westland Gazelle HT2 XX415, 13 Jun 1977
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 154002
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Type:Silhouette image of generic GAZL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Westland Gazelle HT2
Owner/operator:Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm
Registration: XX415
MSN: 1367
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:6 mi SW of Culdrose, Cornwell -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:RNAS Culdrose, Cornwall
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Collided with Gazelle XW859 during formation practice. Both helicopters fell into the sea off Praa Sands. Two other Gazelles landed safely after being damaged by debris.


Revision history:

12-Mar-2013 20:11 TB Added
21-Jun-2013 00:34 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Jun-2013 15:30 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
24-Jun-2013 15:32 TB Updated [Location, Narrative]

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