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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 33422
Last updated: 5 April 2020
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Date:16-JUN-1976
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic RALL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Morane-Saulnier MS.880B Rallye Cub
Owner/operator:Westward Aviation Co. Ltd
Registration: G-BAOE
C/n / msn: 2247
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Taunton, Somerset -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Dunkeswell (EGTU)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Written off (damaged beyond repair) when Struck hill near Taunton, Somerset, in bad weather on 16.6.1976. All three on board (Pilot and the two passengers) were killed. Registration G-BAOE belatedly cancelled by the CAA as "PWFU" (Permanently Withdrawn From Use") on 25.4.1983 (almost seven years later)

Sources:

1. http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-BAOE.pdf
2. http://www.flightglobal.com/FlightPDFArchive/1976/1976%20-%201226.PDF
3. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/rallye.pdf
4. http://www.flightglobal.com/FlightPDFArchive/1977/1977%20-%201176.PDF
5. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/rallye.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
12-Aug-2009 09:03 zerocinquanta Updated
06-Nov-2012 13:27 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
09-Sep-2014 17:09 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]
20-Jul-2015 20:49 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]

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