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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 142145
Last updated: 22 January 2020
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Date:24-JUL-1956
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CNBR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
English Electric Canberra B.6
Owner/operator:Radar Reconn Flt Royal Air Force (Radar Reconn Flt RAF)
Registration: XH569
C/n / msn: 71400
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Woodhurst, near RAF stn Wyton, Cambridgeshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Wyton. Cambridgeshire
Narrative:
Following an earlier engine explosion, one engine failed and power was lost on the other while on approach to Wyton, Cambs. It crashed at Woodhurst, Cambridgeshire

Sources:

www.ukserials.com/losses-1956.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Jan-2012 14:59 Dr. John Smith Added
06-May-2013 18:50 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location]
07-Aug-2013 07:55 lamplighter1 Updated [[Operator, Location]]

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