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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 157816
Last updated: 14 December 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic UH12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hiller UH-12E (HT.2)
Owner/operator:705 NAS FAA RN
Registration: XS702
MSN: 2289
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RNAS Culdrose, Cornwall -   United Kingdom
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:RNAS Culdrose, Cornwall
Destination airport:
Written off 10/1/1967: Badly damaged at Culdrose, Cornwall when a fuel tank exploded during an inspection. Sent to Fleetlands for repair but was declared a write off. Struck off charge in 1969 and broken up at RNAS Yeovilton for spares and scrap

The cockpit bubble was later mated to the rear of Sioux XT184 (which crashed 11/6/1971) and was used as static display airframe




Photo of XS702 courtesy

Biggin Hill (EGKB / BQH)
18 September 1965; (c) Terry Dann

Revision history:

28-Jul-2013 01:27 Dr. John Smith Added
26-Feb-2014 14:55 Nepa Updated [Operator]

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