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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 68459
Last updated: 25 April 2018
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Date:22-APR-1938
Time:day
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk I
Owner/operator:44 Squadron Royal Air Force (RAF)
Registration: K7127
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Waddington, Lincolnshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Waddington, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Bristol Blenheim Mk.I K7127, 44 Squadron, RAF Waddington: Written off (destroyed) 22/4/38 when engine cut on take-off, RAF Waddington, Lincolnshire and aircraft swung off the runway. One of the crew of three was killed, the other two survived:

Corporal Leslie Tidey (aged 25) killed
Pilot Officer Thomas Donald Mackintosh Macdonald (pilot) injured
AC1 Jack Martlew injured

Sources:

1. Air Britain The K File The RAF of the 1930s
2. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/Acc1939.htm
3. http://aircrewremembered.com/blenheim-losses-and-casualties.html
4. http://www.bcar.org.uk/1930s-incident-logs#1938


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Oct-2009 23:45 JINX Added
01-Jun-2013 16:21 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
05-Jul-2013 09:33 JINX Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source]
12-Oct-2013 03:22 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
02-Nov-2013 08:33 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
25-Nov-2013 21:09 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport]
17-Dec-2013 17:43 Nepa Updated [Operator]
27-Nov-2014 16:06 Charlie Harper Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport]
11-Mar-2018 21:42 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Time, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]

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