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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56835
Last updated: 2 November 2019
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Date:16-JAN-1987
Time:22:45
Type:Edgley EA-7 Optica
Owner/operator:Claymore Air Services
Registration: G-FORK
C/n / msn: 006
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Old Sarum, Wiltshire (EGLS) -   United Kingdom
Phase: Standing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Old Sarum, Wiltshire (EGLS)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A fire in at the manufacturing plant of Edgley Industries at Old Sarum, Wiltshire, on the evening of 16 January 1987 destroyed several EA-7 Optica aircraft as well as the Lockspeiser LDA-500 (G-UTIL) and Druine D.31 Turbulent G-ARBL.

Sources:

1. Flight International
2. http://www.caa.co.uk/application.aspx?catid=60&pagetype=65&appid=1&mode=reg&fullregmark=FORK
3. http://news.bbc.co.uk/dna/ptop/plain/A16990662
4. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Old_Sarum_Airfield


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Jan-2009 11:39 harro Added
22-Dec-2012 10:40 Dr. John Smith Updated [Registration, Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
29-May-2013 01:43 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Embed code]
09-Aug-2013 20:14 Dr. John Smith Updated [Embed code]

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