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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 16729
Last updated: 29 May 2015
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Type:Fairey Battle
Owner/operator:RAF 1472 Flt
Registration: L5140
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:1 mile E of Steatlam, 3 miles NE of Barnard Castle, Co. Durham -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
The aircraft was on an army co-operation sortie when it suffered engine failure; it crashed into an army tank on approach to a forced landing.

Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999

Revision history:

26-Mar-2008 01:31 JINX Added
19-Jul-2008 09:14 Updated
22-May-2009 02:57 Updated
15-Jan-2012 02:46 Nepa Updated [Operator, Phase, Source]
23-Jul-2013 00:37 JINX Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
03-Aug-2013 16:54 Nepa Updated [Operator]
14-Aug-2013 21:48 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
11-Sep-2013 03:37 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Nature]
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