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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 66163
Last updated: 3 August 2020
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Date:18-MAR-1963
Time:21:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic S2P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grumman S-2A Tracker
Owner/operator:Marine Luchtvaartdienst - MLD (Dutch Navy)
Registration: 152
C/n / msn: 713
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sea off Gibraltar -   Gibraltar
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Gibraltar
Destination airport:Gibraltar
Narrative:
The Grumman S-2A Tracker 152 of MLD VSQ 2 crashed into the sea during an combined anti submarine exercise with two Dutch 'Friesland'-class destroyers and a Dutch submarine 'Walrus'.

Sources:

Leeuwarder courant : hoofdblad van Friesland
19-03-1963


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Jul-2009 12:48 harro Updated
29-Oct-2009 08:57 WOUDE Updated
05-Jun-2019 17:31 Cobar Updated [Time, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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