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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58341
Last updated: 2 August 2019
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Date:02-MAY-1955
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic HUNT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hawker Hunter F Mk.1
Owner/operator:54 Squadron Royal Air Force (54 Sqn RAF)
Registration: WW640
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF stn Odiham, Hampshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Standing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Odiham, Hampshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Delivered to RAF 17-12-54: To 54 Squadron, RAF Odiham ('C'). Damaged beyond repair when caught fire during engine start-up at RAF Odiham, Hampshire 2-5-55.

Damage initially assessed as Cat.3(Repairable): however later re-assessed as Cat.5(G/I) and became Ground Instructional Airframe 7212M. To RAF Kirkham 7-6-55 for ground instructional use. Finally scrapped at Kirkham 26-10-57

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20130717113810/http://daveg4otu.tripod.com:80/hancrash.html
www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=WW


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Jan-2009 11:55 ASN archive Added
20-Mar-2012 07:06 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Aug-2012 08:09 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]

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