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Last updated: 24 October 2016
Datum:woensdag 3 juni 1959
Type:Silhouette image of generic COMT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH-106 Comet 2R
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registratie: XK663
Constructienummer: 06027
Bouwjaar: 1955-07-18 (3 years 11 months)
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:RAF Watton Airfield (   Verenigd Koninkrijk)
Fase: Geparkeerd (STD)
Soort vlucht:Militair
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In the early morning a fire erupted in No.4 Hangar. Comet XK663, an Elint aircraft of the 51 Squadron was damaged beyond repair.

» Broken Wings : Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents / James J. Halley


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