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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58295
Last updated: 3 July 2019
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Date:13-MAR-1957
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic HUNT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hawker Hunter F Mk 6
Owner/operator:54 Squadron Royal Air Force (54 Sqn RAF)
Registration: XF427
C/n / msn: S4/U/3303
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bouldner, 2 miles east of Yarmouth, Isle of Wight -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:RAF Odiham, Hampshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Written off 13/03/1957: Dived into the ground inverted at high speed at Bouldner, two miles east of Yarmouth, Isle of Wight after the pilot lost consciousness. (Possibly anoxia - oxygen starvation)
He did not eject and was killed.

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20130907115253/http://daveg4otu.tripod.com:80/iowweb/iowc.html
http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1957.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Jan-2009 11:55 ASN archive Added
11-Mar-2012 19:18 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
16-Aug-2012 08:31 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
16-Apr-2013 11:21 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
28-Jun-2014 10:18 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature, Narrative]
09-Jun-2015 17:57 Angel dot comma Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]

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