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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 29564
Last updated: 11 May 2020
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Date:15-APR-1955
Time:day
Type:Slingsby T.21 Sedburgh TX.1
Owner/operator:618 VGS ATC Royal Air Force (618 VGS ATC RAF)
Registration: WB956
C/n / msn: 617
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Detling, near Maidstone, Kent -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Detling, Maidstone, Kent
Destination airport:RAF Detling, Maidstone, Kent
Narrative:
T.21B Sedburgh TX1 WB956 C/n 617: To RAF under Contract No 6/Acft./3588/c.b.9a. Delivered 2/1/50 to 618 VGS, ATC RAF. Written off 15/4/55 when crashed on field landing, RAF Detling, near Maidstone, Kent. Struck Off Charge 18/4/55 as Cat 5 (s).

Sources:

1. http://www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=WB
2. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/t21.htm
3. http://www.mar.co.uk/cms/upload/@MAR.pdf
4. https://www.pprune.org/archive/index.php/t-284073.html
5. http://www.618vgs.net/history.php


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
20-Dec-2012 14:53 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
02-Dec-2018 17:55 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
11-May-2020 19:14 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
11-May-2020 19:15 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type]

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