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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145562
Last updated: 23 November 2019
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Date:12-JAN-1964
Time:
Type:Slingsby T.31B Cadet TX.3
Owner/operator:621 VGS ATC Royal Air Force (621 VGS ATC RAF)
Registration: WT874
C/n / msn: 684
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Locking, Somerset -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Locking, Somerset
Destination airport:RAF Locking, Somerset
Narrative:
C/no. 684: Delivered to the Air Training Corps 17/9/51. Issued to 621 VGS, ATC. Written off in a flying accident at RAF Locking, Somerset 12/1/64: damaged in a heavy landing.

However, repaired and rebuilt, and became BGA 1255. Crashed for a second time at Bardney, Lincolnshire 30/5/71. Rebuilt a second time, to Thurleigh, Bedfordshire (still as BGA 1255), later to Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire and thence to New Milton, Hampshire in Feb 2012. Reported to be at Lasham, Hampshire in Jan 2013

Sources:

1. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1964.htm
2. http://www.demobbed.org.uk/aircraft.php?type=298
3. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/t31.htm
4. http://t31club.com/t31_list.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-May-2012 14:39 Dr. John Smith Added
28-Jun-2013 07:51 Nepa Updated [Operator, Narrative]
29-Sep-2013 21:07 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
29-Sep-2013 21:10 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]

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