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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137407
Last updated: 4 December 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic HAR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hawker Siddeley Harrier GR.1
Owner/operator:Hawker Siddeley Aviation Ltd
Registration: XV743
MSN: 712006
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Dunsfold, Surrey -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Dunsfold, Surrey [EGTD]
Destination airport:
Following a vertical take off from Dunsfold, Surrey and whilst in an accelerating transition, lateral control was lost. The aircraft sideslipped and struck the ground with 90 degree of bank.

The pilot - Major C.R. Rosburg USAF - ejected horizontally and was killed.

A repacement Harrier - serial XW630 was added to the productrion contract as a replacement.


Revision history:

14-Jul-2011 01:13 Dr.John Smith Added
15-May-2013 16:51 Dr. John Smith Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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