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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 157814
Last updated: 11 October 2019
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Date:03-JAN-1967
Time:
Type:de Havilland DH.110 Sea Vixen FAW.2
Owner/operator:892 NAS FAA RN
Registration: XS588
C/n / msn: 10147
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:HMS Hermes, Mediterranean Sea, off Malta -   Malta
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:HMS Hermes, Mediterranean Sea
Destination airport:HMS Hermes, Mediterranean Sea
Narrative:
Written off 3/1/1967: Waved off following a poor approach to HMS Hermes. However, it came down on the angled deck in a nose up attitude and ditched over the side into the Mediterranean Sea off Malta. The observer was killed

Sources:

1. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1967.htm
2. http://web.archive.org/web/20170718032515/http://www.millionmonkeytheater.com:80/SeaVixen.html
3. http://www.aviationinmalta.com/MilitaryAviation/AccidentsMilitary/19601969/tabid/652/language/en-US/Default.aspx
4. http://web.archive.org/web/20130605154844/http://www.seavixen.org/squadrons/correlation-squadrons-ships/892-sqn-to-hms-hermes-1966-to-1968
5. http://www.hmshermes.org.uk/wp/?page_id=618


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Jul-2013 01:12 Dr. John Smith Added
17-Feb-2014 15:51 Nepa Updated [Operator]

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