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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 29563
Last updated: 12 May 2020
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Date:13-APR-1955
Time:day
Type:Slingsby T.31B Cadet TX.3
Owner/operator:CGS ATC Royal Air Force (CGS ATC RAF)
Registration: XE811
C/n / msn: 924
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Detling, near Maidstone, Kent -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Detling, Maidstone, Kent
Destination airport:RAF Detling, Maidstone, Kent
Narrative:
C/no. 924: T.31B Cadet TX3 XE811 RAF. Built to contract No 6/Acft./9708/c.b.9b. Delivered to the Air Training Corps 6/4/1954. Issued to the Central Gliding School at RAF Detling, near Maidstone, Kent

Written off 13/4/55 when crashed at RAF Detling, near Maidstone, Kent. Struck off charge 12/5/1955 as CAT 5(Scrap)

Sources:

1. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/t31.htm
2. http://t31club.com/t31_list.htm
3. http://www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=XE
4. https://www.pprune.org/aviation-history-nostalgia/284073-air-cadet-gliding-pix-80s-pre-glass-8.html
5. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1955.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
09-May-2012 11:34 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
10-May-2012 13:22 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Operator, Source, Narrative]
13-Jan-2016 09:12 Anon. Updated [Operator, Narrative]
23-Dec-2019 21:01 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Operator]
11-May-2020 19:05 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
12-May-2020 19:50 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]

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