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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 157615
Last updated: 3 September 2021
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Date:23-NOV-1969
Time:
Type:Westland Whirlwind HAR.10 (S-55T)
Owner/operator:CFS Royal Air Force (CFS RAF)
Registration: XP343
MSN: WA359
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Valley, Anglesey -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Valley (HLY/EGOV)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Written off 23/11/1969: The main rotors struck the 22 Sqn building during take off from Valley, Anglesey. Control was lost and the aircraft crashed after the tail rotor struck the ground and broke off

Sources:

1. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1969.htm
2. https://www.helis.com/database/cn/26900/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Jul-2013 23:29 Dr. John Smith Added
20-Nov-2018 16:10 Nepa Updated [Operator, Nature, Operator]

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