ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 18482
Last updated: 23 September 2014
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Date:04-NOV-1962
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic AUS6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beagle A.61 Terrier 2
Owner/operator:Airways Aero Association Ltd
Registration: G-ASAE
C/n / msn: B.611
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:2
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sobney Pumping Station, near Reading, Berkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
d/d 01/08/1951, to RAF as Auster T7 WE606: to 666 Squadron, RAF, transferred to the AAC 10/09/1958, sold 1962 to Auster Aircraft, to G-ASAE 01/06/1962.

Written off 04/11/1962 when crashed after colliding with RAF Chipmunk over Sobney Pumping Station, 2 miles South of Reading, Berkshire. The pilot of the Terrier was killed, as were the two crew of the Chipmunk. when both aircraft disintegrated due to the force the impact

Sources:
British Civil Aircraft Registers 1919-1999 & Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999
http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-ASAE.pdf
Http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1962.htm
http://www.auster.ukf.net/p40.htm
http://austerhg.org/prod_list/pages.php?page=3989
http://www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=WE


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
02-Jun-2008 21:28 JINX Updated
21-Feb-2012 13:57 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
11-May-2013 22:24 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
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