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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 154349
Last updated: 20 February 2020
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Date:04-JUN-1956
Time:
Type:De Havilland Sea Venom FAW.21
Owner/operator:890 Sqn FAA RN
Registration: WW262
C/n / msn: 12890
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mediterranea Sea, off HMS Bulwark -   Malta
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:HMS Bulwark
Destination airport:HMS Bulwark
Narrative:
Written off 4/6/1956: Stalled during deck landing trials on HMS Bulwark. WW262 crashed into the sea after a wing hit the stern of the ship. Both crew - Lt. Cdr Peter Brewer and Lt Ernest E Masse - were killed.

Sources:

http://simviation.com//lair/casualty1956.htm
http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1956.htm
http://www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=WW


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Mar-2013 05:43 Dr. John Smith Added
08-May-2013 18:30 Nepa Updated [Operator]

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