ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 20746
Last updated: 21 April 2014
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Narrative:Written off 27/101961: lost control and spun in severe turbulance over northern Johore State and
English Electric Canberra B.Mk.2
|Owner/operator:||75 Sqn RNZAF|
|C/n / msn:|| 71102|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||into the sea off Northern Johore State, Malaya -
|Phase:|| En route|
|Departure airport:||RAF Tengah, Singapore|
crashed into the sea during night navigation exercise. The aircraft was hit by lightning in a thunderstorm.
Pilot:Flt/Lt P. Bevan baled out and rescued.
Nav:F/O David Finn killed.
http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1961.htm http://www.pacificwingsmagazine.com/content/50-years-rnzaf-part-viii-november-1959-june-1963 http://www.kiwiaircraftimages.com/canberra.html http://www.ukserials.com/prodlists.php?type=989 http://www.adf-serials.com/nz-serials/wd948.shtml
||Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]|
||Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]|
||Dr. John Smith
||Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]|
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