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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 154059
Last updated: 11 June 2020
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Date:25-FEB-1956
Time:day
Type:Hawker Sea Hawk F.1
Owner/operator:764 Sqn RN FAA
Registration: WF167
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RNAS Ford, (HMS Peregrine) Yapton, Arundel, West Sussex -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RNAS Ford, (HMS Peregrine) Yapton, West Sussex
Destination airport:RNAS Ford, (HMS Peregrine) Yapton, West Sussex
Narrative:
Hawker Sea Hawk F.1 WF167 (703/FD) 764 Squadron FAA RN. Written off 25/2/1956: Flipped over and spun into the ground from 300 feet during a stream landing at RNAS Ford, (HMS Peregrine) Yapton, Arundel, West Sussex. The aircraft then exploded killing the pilot, Sub Lieutenant Keith A Langford, RN

Formally struck off charge 19/06/1956

Sources:

1. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1956.htm
2. http://www.naval-history.net/xDKCas1956-59.htm
3. http://www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=WF


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Mar-2013 02:33 Dr. John Smith Added
14-Mar-2013 19:41 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
05-Apr-2013 07:25 Nepa Updated [Operator]
11-Jun-2020 23:29 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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