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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 235478
Last updated: 24 April 2020
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Date:09-MAR-1954
Time:day
Type:Hawker Sea Hawk F.Mk 1
Owner/operator:738 Sqn RN FAA
Registration: WF224
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:HMS Fulmar, RNAS Lossiemouth, Morayshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:HMS Fulmar, RNAS Lossiemouth, Morayshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Hawker Sea Hawk F.Mk.1 WF224, 738 Squadron, FAA RN: Written off (destroyed) 9/3/54 when crashed on take off from RNAS Lossiemouth, Morayshire. Aircraft exploded leaving a crater, and the pilot was killed

Crew of Sea Hawk WF224:
Lieutenant Robert T. Duncan RN (pilot) - killed on active service 9/3/54

Sources:

1. National Archives (PRO Kew) File ADM 1/25324: https://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/r/C4846436
2. http://www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=WF
3. https://www.naval-history.net/xDKCas1954.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Apr-2020 19:33 Dr. John Smith Added
24-Apr-2020 21:18 MIG21 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Operator]

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