ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 19478
Last updated: 31 October 2014
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Date:23-JUL-1948
Time:
Type:Taylorcraft Auster Plus D
Owner/operator:Edinburgh Flying Club
Registration: G-AHSL
C/n / msn: 189
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Firth of Forth, off Longniddry, East Lothian, Scotland -   United Kingdom
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:MacMerry Airfield, East Lothian, Scotland
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed into the Firth of Forth off Longniddry, East Lothian, Scotland on 23/7/1948 shortly after take off from MacMerry Airfield and Written off. Pilot killed. Registration G-AHSL cancelled by the CAA as "crashed" on 16/8/1948

Sources:
British Civil Aircraft Registers 1919-1999.
Compiled by Michael Austen
Air Britain (Historians) Ltd. 1999.
ISBN 0 85130 281 5
http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-AHSL.pdf
http://www.auster.ukf.net/p01.htm
http://forum.keypublishing.com/showthread.php?t=59520


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
22-Jan-2010 23:19 John Baker Updated [Source, Narrative]
10-Dec-2012 11:34 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
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