ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56597
Last updated: 23 May 2013
This information is added by users of ASN. ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information.
If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information
Narrative:Undercarriage failure due to undershooting on landing at RAF Valley, Anglesey. Aircraft attempted to climb and go around again, but hit ground after overshoot at Rhosneigr, Anglesey.
Folland Gnat T.1
|Operator:||4 FTS RAF|
|C/n / msn:|| FL573|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Rhosneigr, Anglesey, Wales -
|Departure airport:||RAF Valley, Anglesey|
|Destination airport:||RAF Valley, Anglesey|
Of the two crew on board, Flt. Lt. Mike Vickers ejected at 5-600ft approx. 150 kts. I.A.S, and Lt. Richard Sheridan (RN) ejected at 2-300ft approx. 150 kts. I.A.S.
||Updated [Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]|
||Updated [Operator, Narrative]|
Number of views: 566