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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 73302
Last updated: 20 November 2021
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Date:10-APR-1972
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic S61 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Westland Sea King HAS1
Owner/operator:Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm
Registration: XV662
MSN: WA650
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:7 mi S of The Lizard, Cornwell -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Ditched into the English Channel after partial loss of main rotor blade.

Sources:

https://www.pprune.org/rotorheads/317122-sea-king-pilots-3.html
http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1972.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Mar-2010 07:38 TB Added
04-Mar-2010 08:34 TB Updated [Location, Narrative]
04-Sep-2011 23:38 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Jan-2013 10:45 Nepa Updated [Operator, Narrative]
14-Jun-2013 19:32 Dr. John Smith Updated [Registration, Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
21-Jun-2013 16:22 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]

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