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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 82636
Last updated: 26 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic F4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas F-4M Phantom FGR2
Owner/operator:19 Squadron Royal Air Force (19 Sqn RAF)
Registration: XV462
MSN: 3243
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:20 Miles south of Limassol -   Cyprus
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:RAF Akrotiri, Cyprus
Destination airport:
Entered a roll while in a left hand descending turn from which the pilot could not recover. Both crew
(Flight Lieutenant Graham J. Williams and Flying officer Gary A. Wainwright) ejected safely and XV462 crashed into the Mediterranean Sea twenty miles south of Limassol, Cyprus



Photo of XV462 courtesy

Wattisham (EGUW)
12 September 1990; (c) Phil

Revision history:

14-Nov-2010 11:55 ASN archive Added
26-Aug-2011 14:34 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
26-Aug-2011 14:37 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type]
23-Jun-2012 14:25 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
17-Oct-2012 15:08 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
01-Feb-2013 14:52 Nepa Updated [Operator]
12-Jun-2013 01:59 Anon. Updated [Source]

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