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Narrative:Hit HT cable during forced landing soon after take off near Booker Airfield, High Wycombe Buckinghamshire.
de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk T.10
|Owner/operator:||RAF London UAS|
|C/n / msn:|| C1/0048|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||near Booker, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire -
|Phase:|| Initial climb|
|Departure airport:||Booker Airfield (EGTB) High Wycombe, Bucks.|
Damage initially assessed as Cat.3 (Repairable): returned to de Havilland's for repairs. However, upon inspection, damage was more severe than initially assessed, and WB607 was re-classified as "beyond ecomonic repair". Struck off charge on 13/09/1951 as CAT 5(Scrap)
Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999
||Dr. John Smith
||Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]|
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