Bird strike Incident Hawk T52 ,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 60265
 
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Date:Friday 7 January 1994
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic HAWK model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Hawk T52
Owner/operator:Kenya Air Force (KAF)
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Dol Dol, Rift Valley -   Kenya
Phase:
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Laikipa AFB
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Severely damaged by multiple bird strikes whilst on air test at 2,500 feet. Pilot Lt-Col John Kiili ejected safely, and was rescued by a British Army helicopter, on exercises in the area, and which had seen the fireball from the crash.

Sources:

AFM SEP 2005, p87
http://web.archive.org/web/20171028222858/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/HAWK/HAWK.htm

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Aug-2011 12:23 Dr.John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Apr-2018 16:18 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source]
19-Oct-2021 13:14 TB Updated [Phase, Source, Narrative]

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