ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 21121
Last updated: 31 July 2014
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Date:13-SEP-1954
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CNBR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
English Electric Canberra B.6
Owner/operator:RAF 101 Sqn.
Registration: WJ765
C/n / msn: 71273
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Binbrook, Lincolnshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Binbrook, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:RAF Binbrook, Lincolnshire
Narrative:
Written off 13/09/1954: Engine flamed out and undercarriage jammed on landing, belly landed at RAF Binbroook, Lincolnshire

Struck off charge 03/11/1954 as Cat.5(G/I): to Ground instructional use as 7158M at 10 School of Technical Training (10 SoTT) at RAF Kirkham. Transferred to RAF Melksham 31/12/1957 when Kirkham closed.

Re-classified as Cat.5(c) 04/09/1959. Scrapped at No.33 MU Lyneham 1961 after component recovery

Sources:
Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999
http://www.bcar.org.uk/1950s-incident-logs#1954
http://www.ukserials.com/prodlists.php?type=989


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Jun-2008 09:38 JINX Added
17-Jun-2008 10:36 JINX Updated
09-Apr-2013 01:36 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn]
09-Apr-2013 01:44 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Apr-2013 22:45 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
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