ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 154149
Last updated: 27 June 2020
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Type:Hawker Sea Hawk FGA.4
Owner/operator:806 Sqn FAA RN
Registration: WV866
C/n / msn: AW.6111
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:HMS Centaur, off Hal Far -   Malta
Phase: En route
Departure airport:HMS Centaur, off Malta
Destination airport:
Hawker Sea Hawk FGA4 WV866 '165'of 806 Squadron crashed 13.03.55. During CAP (Combat Air Patrol) duties from HMS Centaur off Malta the aircraft rolled out of control and crashed into the sea. Pilot - S. Lt. M. Cahill - ejected and was rescued by a Whirlwind helicopter


Revision history:

17-Mar-2013 01:27 Dr. John Smith Added
08-May-2013 16:59 Nepa Updated [Operator]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description