Incident Hawker Siddeley Sea Harrier FRS1 XZ493,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137163
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Date:Thursday 15 December 1994
Type:Silhouette image of generic HAR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Hawker Siddeley Sea Harrier FRS1
Owner/operator:800 NAS FAA RN
Registration: XZ493
MSN: 41H/912017
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Adriatic Sea off coast of Bosnia -   Bosnia and Herzegovina
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:HMS Invincible, off Bosnia
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
XZ493 aircraft ditched in the Adriatic, off the coast of Bosnia, whilst in a hover manoeuvre alongside HMS Invincible. The pilot, Lt Kistruck, ejected safely. The airframe was recovered from a depth of 720 metres and after reconstruction work was handed to the Fleet Air Arm Museum in 2000.



Revision history:

10-Jun-2013 18:37 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
17-Feb-2014 16:04 Nepa Updated [Operator]

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