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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58309
Last updated: 9 April 2019
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Date:02-SEP-1956
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic HUNT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hawker Hunter F Mk.5
Owner/operator:41 Squadron Royal Air Force (41 Sqn RAF)
Registration: WP134
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF stn North Weald, Essex -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Biggin Hill, Kent
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Failed to recover from a spin, in a cloud and crashed near North Weald, Essex. Pilot - Flying Officer A. C. Preston - ejected

Sources:

http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1956.htm
http://web.archive.org/web/20170723045955/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/PROJECT/YEAR_Pages/1956.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Jan-2009 11:55 ASN archive Added
05-Dec-2011 16:56 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Aug-2012 08:42 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]

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