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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137167
Last updated: 25 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic HAR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
British Aerospace Sea Harrier FA2
Owner/operator:899 Sqn FAA RN
Registration: XZ495
MSN: 41H-912019/P
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bristol Channel, 5nm ESE of Lundy Island -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RNAS Yeovilton (EGDY)
Destination airport:
Crashed into the Bristol Channel off Lundy Island after the pilot (Lt. Wilson) had ejected following mechanical problems. He was picked up seven minutes later by a 22 Sqn Wessex from Chivenor



Photo of XZ495 courtesy

North Weald (EGSX)
15 May 1988; (c) David Ilott

Revision history:

12-Oct-2012 12:10 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
15-Jan-2013 11:58 Nepa Updated [Operator]

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