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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 18871
Last updated: 17 May 2020
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Date:05-JUN-1998
Time:14:17 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic HUNT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hawker Hunter F Mk 4
Owner/operator:Hunter Wing Ltd
Registration: G-HHUN
C/n / msn: HABL-003020
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Dunsfold, Surrey -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Demo/Airshow/Display
Departure airport:Dunsfold, Surrey [EGTD]
Destination airport:Dunsfold, Surrey [EGTD]
Investigating agency: AAIB
Narrative:
Crashed during air display rehearsal, due to engine failure/engine fire. The pilot, BAe Woodford Test Pilot John Eldon Davies, was killed.

Sources:

1. http://www.aaib.gov.uk/cms_resources.cfm?file=/dft_avsafety_pdf_502233.pdf
2. http://www.caa.co.uk/aircraft-registration/
3. https://www.planepictures.net/v3/search_en.php?srch=G-HHUN&srng=2&stype=reg
4. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dunsfold_Aerodrome#Incidents_and_accidents


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
05-Dec-2011 01:23 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Registration, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
27-Mar-2012 07:34 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]
22-Dec-2012 15:45 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Embed code]
27-Nov-2014 14:28 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]

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