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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55578
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 GR.3
Owner/operator:4 Sqn Royal Air Force (4 Sqn RAF)
Registration: XV785
MSN: 712035
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Wildenrath -   Germany
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:RAF Wildenrath (WID/EDUW)
Destination airport:RAF Wildenratn (WID/EDUW)
Control was lost during a flapless landing at Wildenrath, West Germany. The pilot attempted to use nozzle braking but the aircraft pitched up. The pilot ejected with the aircraft in a near stalled vertical position

Flight Lieutenant Andrew Robby BLOXHAM ejected but the ejection was outside the seat limits, and was killed when he struck the ground


5. Halley, James J (2001). Royal Air Force Aircraft XA100 to XZ999. Air-Britain. ISBN 0-85130-311-0.

Revision history:

14-Jul-2011 01:13 Dr.John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
11-Apr-2013 13:55 Nepa Updated [Operator, Narrative]
02-Jul-2013 12:15 Dr. John Smith Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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