ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 21223
Last updated: 18 September 2014
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Date:21-JAN-1956
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk T.10
Owner/operator:661 Sqn RAF
Registration: WK566
C/n / msn: C1/0585
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF stn Finningley, Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Finningley
Narrative:
Suffered a power loss due to carboned up spark plugs caused by incorrect settings. During an emergency landing at Finningley, Yorkshire the speed was too low and the aircraft slipped into the ground and broke off the undercarriage

Sources:
Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999
www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=WK


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Jun-2008 13:15 JINX Added
18-Aug-2010 02:49 penguin832 Updated [Source, Narrative]
09-Nov-2011 05:35 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Source]
16-Feb-2012 01:43 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport]
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