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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 15507
Last updated: 29 September 2016
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Date:13-SEP-1939
Time:
Type:Vickers Wellesley Mk 1
Owner/operator:RAF 47 Sqn.
Registration: L2702
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Khartoum -   Sudan
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Khartoum
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Took off 0600, Khartoum, to carry out his solo flight on the type. Stalled in circuit, spun and crashed.
Sgt R W T Shelley killed

Sources:
Air-Britain: Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999
RAF Records
Bomber Losses Middle East & Med. (Gunby & Temple)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Mar-2008 21:38 JINX Added
23-Aug-2011 09:59 rvargast17 Updated [Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities]
26-Jun-2013 19:07 Nepa Updated [Operator, Source]
17-Jul-2013 19:36 JINX Updated [Operator, Source]
15-Feb-2016 08:54 MrBean1941 Updated [Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
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