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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 18812
Last updated: 5 December 2019
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Date:04-FEB-1975
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SUBA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fuji FA-200-180
Owner/operator:CLC Engineering Co Ltd
Registration: G-AZTJ
C/n / msn: FA200-166
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Irish Sea, 12 miles NW of Wallasey, Cheshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Liverpool Airport (LPL/EGGP)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Written off (damaged beyond repair) when ditched into the Irish Sea 12 miles north-west of Wallasey, Cheshire 4/2/1975. Pilot (sole person aboard) was killed. Suicide by the pilot was suspected by AAIB, never proven, otherwise engine failure probable.

Registration G-AZTJ cancelled by the CAA as aircraft "destroyed 26/2/75"

Sources:

1. http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-AZTJ.pdf
2. https://www.flightglobal.com/pdfarchive/view/1976/1976
3. http://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/r/C1200745
4. http://derbosoft.proboards.com/thread/13889/liverpool-aviation-accidents-incidents


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
02-Sep-2012 17:04 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Location, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
17-Jun-2013 13:30 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source]
17-Jun-2013 13:33 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Narrative]
26-Jul-2015 16:38 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
26-Jul-2015 16:59 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]

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