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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 64743
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Date:14-MAR-1966
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B47G model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Westland Sioux AH.1
Owner/operator:AAC Centre Middle Wallop
Registration: XT128
MSN: 1537
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:AAC Middle Wallop, Hampshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:AAC Middle Wallop, Hampshire (EGVP)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Just after departing the dispersal at Middle Wallop, Hants the pilot wrongly diagnosed engine failure when the aircraft sank. It bounced twice and rolled to starboard causing the main and tail rotors to strike the ground. The two crew were uninjured

Sources:

1. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1966.htm
2. http://www.hampshireairfields.co.uk/hancrash.html

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Oct-2011 19:45 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Sep-2013 03:18 Dr.John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Departure airport, Source]
21-Feb-2020 14:43 Xindel XL Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Operator]

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