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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 154148
Last updated: 17 July 2020
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Date:26-NOV-1954
Time:day
Type:Hawker Sea Hawk F.1
Owner/operator:767 Sqn RN FAA
Registration: WF160
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near the Manchester Ship Canal at West Warburton, Cheshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:HMS Blackcap, RNAS Stretton, Warrington, Cheshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Hawker Sea Hawk F.1 WF160 'ST/124' of 767 Squadron, FAA at HMS Blackcap, RNAS Stretton, Warrington, Cheshire; crashed and destroyed 26.11.54 when hit the ground in a dive, near the Manchester Ship Canal at West Warburton, Cheshire. Pilot Sub Lieutenant Norman D. Hadnutt ejected too late and was killed

Sources:

1. http://web.archive.org/web/20160423024448/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/SeaHawk.htm
2. http://www.naval-history.net/xDKCas1954.htm
3. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Warburton,_Greater_Manchester
4. http://www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=WF
5. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RNAS_Stretton_(HMS_Blackcap)#Post-war_operations


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Mar-2013 01:03 Dr. John Smith Added
05-Apr-2013 07:57 Nepa Updated [Operator]
29-Apr-2020 12:35 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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