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Narrative:C/no. 839: Delivered to the Air Training Corps 1/12/52. Issued to 661 VGS, ATC. Written off in a flying accident at Turnhouse, West Lothian. Repaired/rebuilt and sold to the RAF Gliding & Soaring Association as RAF GSA 264, later BGA 1158.
|Type:||Slingsby T.31B Cadet TX.3|
|Operator:||661 Volunteer Gliding School, Air Training Cadets|
|C/n / msn:|| 839|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||RAF Turnhouse, Edinburgh, Midlothian -
|Departure airport:||RAF Turnhouse, Edinburgh (EDI)|
|Destination airport:||RAF Turnhouse, Edinburgh (EDI)|
Converted to a "DAW Privateer" Motor Glider in 1974 and civil registered as G-BCYH 10/3/75. Registration cancelled 9/2/99: withdrawn from use and stored at Farthing Corner, Kent
||Dr. John Smith
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