Mid-air collision Accident Folland Gnat IE-1073, Wednesday 17 January 1962
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Date:Wednesday 17 January 1962
Type:Silhouette image of generic GNAT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Folland Gnat
Owner/operator:Indian Air Force (IAF)
Registration: IE-1073
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:ca 1 mi from Palam -   India
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Collided with a Vampire on final approach to Palam. Flt Lt V.K. Singh.


The Indian Express 18 January 1962, p1

Revision history:

16-Jul-2011 01:20 Dr.John Smith Added
12-Feb-2012 12:19 Nepa Updated [Operator, Narrative]
10-Jan-2019 17:46 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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