Incident Westland Gazelle AH1 XZ336, 29 Apr 1986
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 65055
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Type:Silhouette image of generic GAZL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Westland Gazelle AH1
Owner/operator:British Army Air Corps (AAC)
Registration: XZ336
MSN: 1676
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Hudswell, North Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:AAC Catterick
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Flew into high tension wires while low flying in the Catterick military area. The aircraft came down near Middlemoor Farm, Hudswell injuring the four occupants.

Serious birdstrike-related accidents to military aircraft of Europe and Israel: list and analysis of circumstances / W. John Richardson (Published in International 8ird Strike Committee Proceedings and Papers 23)

Revision history:

06-Aug-2010 13:14 harro Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Source, Narrative]
07-Sep-2011 08:17 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
16-Mar-2013 20:14 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
16-Mar-2013 20:28 TB Updated [Time, Narrative]

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