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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 65068
Last updated: 14 September 2019
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Date:10-JUN-1980
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic GAZL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Westland Gazelle AH1
Owner/operator:Royal Marines Commando
Registration: XX390
C/n / msn: 1298
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Lough Foyle, Northern Ireland -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Ballykelly
Narrative:
Flew into lake on approach.

Sources:

http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1980.htm


Images:

Photo of XX390 courtesy AirHistory.net


Leuchars (EGQL / ADX)
16 May 1979; (c) Ian Howat

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Sep-2011 03:22 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
12-Mar-2013 16:14 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
12-Mar-2013 20:27 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
13-Mar-2013 15:04 TB Updated [Operator]

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