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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 73307
Last updated: 20 November 2021
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Date:25-OCT-1977
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: XV646
MSN: WA634
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Atlantic Ocean -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:HMS Hermes
Destination airport:HMS Hermes
Narrative:
Struck the deck of the ship after loss of control during exercise and ditched alongside the ship.

Sources:

http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1977.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Mar-2010 08:21 TB Added
04-Mar-2010 08:36 TB Updated [Location]
12-Dec-2012 10:44 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]
15-Jan-2013 10:33 Nepa Updated [Operator]
21-Jun-2013 17:27 TB Updated [Registration, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]

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