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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58658
Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Time:15:10 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic HAR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
BAe Harrier T Mk.12
Owner/operator:20 (R) Sqn RAF
Registration: ZH656
MSN: TX004
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Akrotiri air base -   Cyprus
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Akrotiri
Lift was lost while in the hover at 68ft to land at Akrotiri, Cyprus and both crew ejected safely. This was due to running out of water for the engine water injection system which resulted in the loss of 3,000lb of thrust



Photo of ZH656 courtesy

Lossiemouth (EGQS / LMO)
20 September 2007; (c) Mark McEwan

Revision history:

10-Feb-2009 10:33 nikitas Added
10-Feb-2009 23:50 Anon. Updated
13-Feb-2009 10:42 Anon. Updated
07-Aug-2011 12:06 Dr.John Smith Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]
20-Dec-2012 14:27 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source]

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