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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 21151
Last updated: 23 October 2017
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Type:Silhouette image of generic CNBR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
English Electric Canberra T.Mk.17
Owner/operator:360 Sqn RAF
Registration: WJ988
C/n / msn: R3/EA3/6613
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF stn Watton, Norfolk -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:RAF Watton, Norfolk
Destination airport:
Written off 20/11/1968: The undercarriage was raised to stop after the port engine ingested a large bird (gull) on take off from Watton, Norfolk.

Not repaired: aircraft deemed to be damaged beyond economic repair, and struck off charge as Cat.5(c) on 07/03/1969


Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999

Revision history:

17-Jun-2008 14:33 JINX Added
17-Jun-2008 14:35 JINX Updated
17-Jul-2010 12:47 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]
15-Mar-2012 11:59 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source]
09-Apr-2013 21:16 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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