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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 154700
Last updated: 22 October 2019
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Date:11-JAN-1957
Time:
Type:Westland Wyvern S 4
Owner/operator:700 Sqn FAA RN
Registration: WP342
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RNAS Ford, West Sussex -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:RNAS Ford, West Sussex
Destination airport:RNAS Ford, West Sussex
Narrative:
Westland Wyvern S 4 WP342 '518/FD' of 700 NAS, Fleet Air Arm, Royal Navy, crashed 11/1/1957: Port wing dropped on landing and dug into the ground causing the aircraft to overturn on landing at RNAS Ford, West Sussex. Pilot - Lt. Barry B. Hartwell - survived albeit injured

Sources:

1. http://www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=WP
2. http://web.archive.org/web/20160820065539/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/WestlandWyvern.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Apr-2013 00:18 Dr. John Smith Added
07-May-2013 14:21 Nepa Updated [Operator]
21-May-2014 15:35 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
28-Jun-2014 10:00 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Nature, Narrative]
28-Jun-2014 11:54 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Nature, Narrative]
14-Nov-2018 16:24 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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