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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145209
Last updated: 20 November 2017
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Type:Percival Provost T1
Owner/operator:6 FTS, RAF
Registration: XF893
C/n / msn: PAC/56/398
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Great Witley, 10 miles NW of Worcester, Worcestershire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Ternhill, Shrophsire
Destination airport:
Dived into the ground out of cloud at Great Witley*, Worcestershire after losing control at night. The pilot was killed.

(*Great Witley is a village and civil parish (with Hillhampton), encompassing the hamlet of Redmarley, in the Malvern Hills District in the north west of the county of Worcestershire. It is situated around ten miles to the north west of the city of Worcester.)

Wreckage recovered by (and to) 71 MU RAF Bicester, presumably for accident investigation and components recovery, where noted dumped 13/3/1961



Revision history:

21-Apr-2012 16:02 Dr. John Smith Added
27-Oct-2013 21:07 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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