ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145378
Last updated: 19 June 2013
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Narrative:c/no. 6728: Taken on charge as NF857 at 18 MU 30.4.44. Reportedly damaged on delivery to Royal Navy 31.10.45 and remained in storage. To 62 Group Communications Flight, RAF Colerne 22.4.48.
|Type:||de Havilland DH.89 Dragon Rapide|
|Operator:||62 GCF RAF|
|C/n / msn:|| 6728|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||1 mile N of Chipping Sodbury, Gloucestershire -
|Phase:|| En route|
|Departure airport:||RAF Colerne, Gloucestershire|
Written off when crashed into high ground 1 ml N of Chipping Sodbury, Gloucestershire 18.1.49; pilot killed. Struck off charge 19.1.49 and wreckage retrieved by (and to) 49 MU RAF Colrne for scrapping.
||Dr. John Smith
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