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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 139812
Last updated: 11 February 2020
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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:1 FTS Royal Air Force (1 FTS RAF)
Registration: WP854
C/n / msn: C1/0739
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Rufforth, North Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:RAF Linton-on-Ouse, North Yorkshire (EGXU)
Destination airport:Rufforth, North Yorkshire
Lost an undercarriage leg in a heavy landing at Rufforth, Yorkshire. Aircraft deemed to have been damaged beyond repair, and struck off charge as Cat.5(G/I)

Allocated for ground instructional use as 7747M: recorded as being with with No.9 AEF 28/03/1962, finally scrapped in 1966



Revision history:

11-Nov-2011 10:23 Dr. John Smith Added
14-Oct-2013 20:44 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
25-Nov-2018 15:09 Nepa Updated [Operator, Nature, Operator]

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