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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 18155
Last updated: 28 August 2020
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Date:04-OCT-1973
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic J1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Auster J/1 Autocrat
Owner/operator:Channel Airways Ltd
Registration: G-AGXP
C/n / msn: 1965
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ipswich Airport, Suffolk (IPW/EGSE) -   United Kingdom
Phase: Standing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Ipswich (IPW/EGSE)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Written off when destroyed by fire whilst parked at Ipswich Airport (IPW/EGSE) Suffolk, on 4/10/1973. Note that G-AXGP was not airworthy at the time, and had not been flown for up to two years, as the Certificate of Airworthiness had expired on 2/3/1972, and registration G-AGXP had been cancelled as "PWFU" ("Permanently Withdrawn From Use") on 24/4/1972 - some 18 months before it was destroyed by fire.

Sources:

1. https://abpic.co.uk/pictures/view/1362988/_
2. http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-AGXP.pdf
3. http://www.auster.ukf.net/p19.htm
4. http://www.ipswichairport.info/index.html
5. https://forum.keypublishing.com/showthread.php?91209-Channel-Airways-fleet-2009-Thread


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
05-Jan-2013 17:54 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
05-Jan-2013 17:55 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
17-Jun-2013 07:36 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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