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Last updated: 23 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic UH12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hiller UH-12B
Owner/operator:Bristow Helicopters Ltd
Registration: G-ASVJ
MSN: 537
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Middle Wallop, Hampshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Middle Wallop, Hampshire (EGVP)
Destination airport:
Hiller UH-12B G-ASVJ: First registered (C of R R.8288/1) on 11/8/1964 to Bristow Helicopters Ltd., Redhill Aerodrome, Redhill, Surrey. Helicopter built largely from ex-RN FAA (Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm) Hiller HTE-2 XB477 (which was damaged when it crashed at Predannack, Cornwall on 31/10/1961), with other parts from another ex-RN FAA Hiller HTE-2, XB519 (wrecked when crash at Fareham Creek, Hampshire, 18/8/1960).

Used by Bristow Helicopters at Middle Wallop, in civil guise, as part of a contract with the Army Air Corps to train helicopter pilots.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) 4/8/1966 when crashed near Middle Wallop, Hampshire (details currently lacking).

Registration G-ASVJ belatedly cancelled by the Secretary of State, Air Ministry 15/10/1968 as "P.W.F.U." ("Permanently Withdrawn From use")



Revision history:

27-Jul-2020 23:00 Dr. John Smith Added

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