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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 157568
Last updated: 23 September 2019
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Date:09-JAN-1969
Time:
Type:de Havilland DH.110 Sea Vixen FAW.2
Owner/operator:766 NAS, FAA RN
Registration: XJ559
C/n / msn: 10041
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Catsgrove, near Ilchester, Somerset -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RNAS Yeovilton (YEO/EGDY)
Destination airport:RNAS Yeovilton (YEO/EGDY)
Narrative:
Crashed into a marsh at Catsgrove near Illchester during a single engine approach to RNAS Yeovilton, Somerset. The remains were put on the fire dump at Yeovilton

Sources:

1. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1969.htm
2. http://web.archive.org/web/20170718032515/http://www.millionmonkeytheater.com:80/SeaVixen.html
3. http://www.seavixen.org/accidents/sea-vixen-accidents-public-page


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Jul-2013 02:43 Dr. John Smith Added
24-Feb-2014 07:05 Nepa Updated [Operator]

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