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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 161105
Last updated: 6 March 2020
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Date:18-FEB-1964
Time:
Type:Hawker Sea Hawk FGA.6
Owner/operator:Airwork FRU
Registration: WV855
C/n / msn: AWA6100
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:English Channel, 15 miles SE of the Isle of Wight -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Bournemouth/Hurn (EGHH)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Hawker Sea Hawk FGA.6 WV855 "038" of Airwork FRU was written off on 18/2/1964: The pilot reported low fuel and was last heard when on radar fifteen miles South East of the Isle of Wight. The aircraft crashed into the English Channel without trace, having disappeared from radar, and the pilot's body was never found

Sources:

1. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1964.htm
2. http://www.hampshireairfields.co.uk/fru.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Sep-2013 19:00 Dr. John Smith Added

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