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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55361
Last updated: 28 December 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic JAGR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Owner/operator:17 Squadron Royal Air Force (17 Sqn RAF)
Registration: XX768
C/n / msn: S.65
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Heinsberg-Rauderath -   Germany
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Bruggen
Crashed after an engine fire on approach to Bruggen, West Germany due to fatigue failure of a low pressure compressor which ruptured several fuel system components.

Aircraft crashed at Heinsberg-Rauderath, 6 miles S of Wildenrath: pilot (Wing Commander Lovett) ejected safely


Revision history:

09-Jul-2011 02:39 Dr.John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
08-Apr-2013 16:52 Nepa Updated [Operator, Narrative]

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