ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55481
Last updated: 23 November 2021
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Type:Silhouette image of generic HAWK model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bae Hawk T.1A
Owner/operator:CFS (Red Arrows) Aerobatic Display Team Royal Air Force (CFS (Red Arrows) Aerobatic Display Team RAF)
Registration: XX243
MSN: 079/312079
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Scampton, Lincolnshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:RAF Scampton, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:RAF Scampton, (SQZ/EGXP)
Crashed onto the airfield at Scampton, Lincolnshire during a low level practice formation display. Aircraft dived in the ground at a 55 degree angle, whilst attempting to recover from flying inverted at 300 feet.

Pilot - later named as F/Lt Neil Duncan MacLachlan - did not eject, and was killed



Revision history:

07-Aug-2011 00:26 Dr.John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
31-Dec-2012 11:46 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Embed code, Narrative]
09-Aug-2013 19:59 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Source]
09-Aug-2013 20:01 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator]
14-Nov-2014 03:28 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
30-Dec-2019 20:51 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative, Operator]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description