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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 155527
Last updated: 9 April 2019
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Date:28-JUL-1969
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic HUNT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hawker Hunter FGA.9
Owner/operator:20 Squadron Royal Air Force (20 Sqn RAF)
Registration: XJ685
C/n / msn: 41H/688076
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF stn Tengah -   Singapore
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Tengah, Singapore
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Issued to 20 Squadron at RAF Tengah, Singapore 30/01/1969 as 'R'. Sustained Car.3(Repairable) damage at Tengah on 28/07/1969.

Not repaired; transferred to 389 MU RAF Tengah where re-cat.5(c) and struck off charge 31/07/1969. Sold to Hawker Siddeley Aircraft 15/08/1969 (total time on airframe at this point 2801.15 flying hours)

Ferried from Singapore to Dunsfold with "Class B" civil markings as G-9-306; arrived Dunsfold 16/12/1969. Rebuilt as Hunter FGA.74A for Singapore Air Defense Command as '502'. Delivered to the Singapore ADC at RAF Chivenor on 12/11/1970

Sources:

http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1969.htm
http://www.thunder-and-lightnings.co.uk/hunter/survivor.php?id=494
http://www.demobbed.org.uk/aircraft.php?type=600


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Apr-2013 21:56 Dr. John Smith Added
23-Apr-2013 18:58 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location]

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