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Last updated: 7 April 2019
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Date:03-SEP-1940
Time:22:10
Type:Armstrong Whitworth Whitley Mk V
Owner/operator:51 Squadron Royal Air Force (51 Sqn RAF)
Registration: P5011
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:in a field beside the Great North Road at RAF stn Dishforth -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Dishforth
Destination airport:
Narrative:
(MH-K) The aircraft was taking off when it failed to become airborne it then ran through a fence losing its undercarriage and tailplane and finished up in a field
741867 Sgt John Purdie Wilson RAFVR pilot ok
Sgt J E Tilson RAFVR pilot ok
Sgt N Atkins RAFVR observer ok
Sgt H Gregson RAFVR wireless operator ok

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Aug-2008 23:22 Anon. Added
04-Feb-2012 08:32 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
04-Feb-2012 09:06 Nepa Updated [Operator]

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