Accident Westland Wessex HU5 (S-58T) XT758, Friday 16 January 1976
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Date:Friday 16 January 1976
Type:Silhouette image of generic WESX model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Westland Wessex HU5 (S-58T)
Owner/operator:Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm (FAA RN)
Registration: XT758
MSN: WA/480
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:780 miles off Azores -   Atlantic Ocean
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:HMS Bulwark
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed into the sea after rotor blade strike on ship.


Revision history:

20-Oct-2012 08:12 TB Added
04-Jul-2013 00:30 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
31-Jul-2013 13:48 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
31-Jul-2013 13:48 TB Updated [Narrative]
16-Aug-2014 20:12 Aerossurance Updated [Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
06-Jun-2024 11:28 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Operator]

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