Gear-up landing Accident Hawker Hunter F51 47-415, Tuesday 19 January 1960
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Date:Tuesday 19 January 1960
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic HUNT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Hawker Hunter F51
Owner/operator:Flyvevåbnet
Registration: 47-415
MSN: 41H-680274
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Skrydstrup AB (SKS) -   Denmark
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Skrydstrup AB (SKS/ESKP)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Engine failure during approach. Pilot K.M. Rasmussen ejected safely, three miles from Skrydstrup airfield. The now pilot-less Hunter flew on and made an almost perfect belly landing onto the runway at Skrydstrup, slewing off to the right on touchdown.

Sources:

http://www.stall.dk/flyvevaabnets-historie-fra-1945/fly-gennem-tiden.aspx

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Jan-2016 20:45 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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