This web site and the memorial are the result of the work, effort and generosity of many people, from the Island, the mainland, Europe, Canada and Australia. The project has taken thousands of hours to create and maintain. If you visit the site or use the information for research, please respect the memories and wishes of those who survived and those who didn't make it on that fateful day. Please remember also the feelings of the rescuers, witnesses and families of all those involved.
We would be pleased to receive comments or memories from anyone with knowledge of, or connections with, the incident, or with Channel Airways.
This is a big site with many links You can either skim or delve into the details.
To read it fully will take you several hours and there are many links from the main
page. It is maintained as a labour of love -
No names are given and you will find no details of the actual crash on this website other than locations and times. This is a deliberate decision to preserve the dignity and privacy of those involved and their families.
If relatives of those involved wish to make contact with each other, we will be pleased to facilitate this. Please use the EMAIL LINK to do so.
All times are given in G.M.T.
From time to time we receive requests for information about the accident. Obviously we have far more than appears on the site, but much has come from those involved and it must remain private. We would love to hear from you with information and comments about the site, but please respect the privacy of those involved. If you wish to contact anyone, follow the link below and we will pass the message. However many involved have asked that their privacy be respected and this is, and always will be, paramount.
We would be interested to know how you heard of this site and any comments you have
Thank you for visiting.
ISLE OF WIGHT
6th May 1962
Copyright J R Tietjen
This website and content unless otherwise stated is copyright to Ross Floyd 2013 and may not be reproduced or distributed in part or whole without permission. Please be aware that some photographs are used with permission of third parties and may not be reproduced without separate written authority from the copyright holder.
2013 website designed & built by Phil Hardwick
'NO RADAR ON SUNDAY'