Corporate report

Service inquiry: accident involving Red Arrows Hawk T Mk1 XX179 near Bournemouth

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Recommendations issued to prevent recurrence, following the Service Inquiry into the accident involving RAF Aerobatic Team Hawk T Mk1 XX179, on 20 August 2011.


The service inquiry panel assembled at the Military Air Accident Investigation Branch (MilAAIB), Farnborough, on 23 August 2011, to investigate the accident involving RAFAT Hawk T Mk1 XX179. Attached is the provisional report, including record of proceedings and supporting paperwork, which resulted from its inquiries.