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Test Flying Memorial

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Date03/06/1966
CasualtiesP. Barlow, Hawker Siddeley Hatfield TP; G.B.S. Errington, Hawker Siddeley Hatfield TP; C.W. Patterson, radio officer; E. Brackstone-Brown, FTO
AircraftHawker Siddeley Trident Mk 1 G-ARPY
Took off fromHatfield, Hertfordshire
Purpose of flightProduction test flight with aft C of G
Incident locationFelthorpe, Norfolk
Incident detailsAircraft entered deep stall from which recovery proved impossible


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