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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 88933
Last updated: 17 May 2019
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Date:23-SEP-1998
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic LYNX model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Westland Lynx HAS3SGM
Owner/operator:Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm
Registration: ZD256
C/n / msn: 265
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:South China Sea -   Singapore
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:HMS Grafton
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Struck the sea during night exercise 90 miles NE of Singapore. Pilot Ltn Cdr Andy Hurry rescued, observer Ltn Toby D. Beale (27) killed.

Sources:

http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1998.htm
https://publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm199899/cmhansrd/vo981209/text/81209w01.htm
http://www.naval-history.net/xDKCas1990-99.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Jan-2011 11:05 TB Added
11-Jan-2011 14:30 TB Updated [Operator]
12-Jan-2011 04:28 TB Updated [Operator]
31-Aug-2011 00:06 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
25-Jun-2012 13:15 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
25-Jun-2012 13:24 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]

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