Accident Bell 206A JetRanger G-AWJL, Tuesday 22 July 1969
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Date:Tuesday 22 July 1969
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Bell 206A JetRanger
Owner/operator:Point To Point Helicopters
Registration: G-AWJL
MSN: 181
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Broughton, near Kettering, Northamptonshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Leavesden Airport, Hertfordshire (EGTI)
Destination airport:Broughton, near Kettering, Northamptonshire
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Delivered new on 16 May 1968 to Point-To-Point Helicopters Ltd at Leavesden Airfield, Watford, Hertfordshire. Written off when crashed at Broughton, near Kettering, Northamptonshire (at approximate Coordinates: 52°22′16″N 0°46′30″W) on 22 July 1969.

During its short (14 month) lifespan G-AWJL managed to feature in an episode of the TV Series "The Saint" which was filmed at Elstree in early October 1968. (The exact episode in question being "The Man who Gambled with Life", series 6 episode 18, first broadcast 26 January 1969).

Civil registration G-AWJL formally cancelled by the UK Civil Aviation Authority as "aircraft destroyed" on 17 September 1969



Revision history:

13-Jun-2009 22:39 VHKDK Added
05-Nov-2011 04:31 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Aug-2012 14:56 Dr. John Smith Updated [Departure airport, Embed code, Narrative]
16-Nov-2015 20:56 Dr.John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
16-Nov-2015 20:57 Dr.John Smith Updated [Narrative]
05-Aug-2016 00:30 Dr.John Smith Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
05-Aug-2016 00:32 Dr.John Smith Updated [Departure airport, Narrative]

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