ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 139903
Last updated: 30 August 2014
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Date:16-OCT-1955
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk T.10
Owner/operator:RAF College
Registration: WP858
C/n / msn: C1/0743
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Boothby Pagnell, Lincolnshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Cranwell
Destination airport:RAF Cranwell
Narrative:
Chipmunk T.10 WP858 of the RAF College flew into the ground at Boothby Pagnell, Lincolnshire, whilst in the approach circuit to RAF Cranwell. Pilot failed to bail out and was killed

Sources:
http://www.bcar.org.uk/1950s.html
www.ukserials.com/prodlists.php?type=343


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Nov-2011 09:31 Dr. John Smith Added
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