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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 73304
Last updated: 20 November 2021
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Date:12-DEC-1974
Time:night
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: XV667
MSN: WA655
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bay of Biscay -   Spain
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:HMS Tiger
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Ditched after main rotor blade detached in flight.

Sources:

http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1974.htm


Images:

Photo of XV667 courtesy AirHistory.net


Pearce (YPEA)
September 1971; (c) Kurt Finger

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Mar-2010 07:53 TB Added
15-Jan-2013 10:41 Nepa Updated [Operator]
21-Jun-2013 16:47 TB Updated [Registration, Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
02-Jul-2013 14:12 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
17-Jul-2013 15:41 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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