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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137406
Last updated: 25 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic HAR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hawker Siddeley Harrier T.2
Owner/operator:A&AEE (Aeroplane & Armament Experimental Establishment )
Registration: XW174
MSN: 212001
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Larkhill, Wiltshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Dunsfold Aerodrome (EGTD)
Destination airport:Boscombe Down, Wiltshire (EGDM)
First flown 24/4/1969. Written off 4/6/1969: Dirt in the fuel system caused an engine failure at 3000 ft. Crashed 4 miles north of Boscombe Down near Larkhill, Wiltshire, en route to A. & A.E.E. on delivery from Dunsfold.

Pilot (Mr. Duncan M.S. Simpson, Test Pilot of HSA Ltd, Dunsfold) ejected at 100 ft and sustained a broken neck due to being struck on the head by a large fragment of the canopy during the ejection sequence




Harrier T.2 XW174: air-to-air shot over Dunsfold in May 1969The Aviation Photo Company: Latest Additions &emdash; RAF Hawker Siddeley Harrier T.2 XW174 Air to Air

Revision history:

14-Jul-2011 01:13 Dr.John Smith Added
15-May-2013 16:55 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
14-Jul-2013 05:29 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
19-Oct-2014 17:35 Route Updated [Operator]

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