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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 152444
Last updated: 11 February 2021
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Date:04-APR-1966
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CNBR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
English Electric Canberra B.15
Owner/operator:45 Sqn RAF Tengah
Registration: XK641
C/n / msn: 71501
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Taseh Chini jungle camp, Panang State, Malaysia -   Malaysia
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Tengah, Singapore
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed and destroyed 4/4/1966: Rolled and dived into the ground after loss of control during a flypast at Taseh Chini jungle camp, Panang State, Malaysia. Other members of the squadron were at the camp on an expedition training exercise. All three crew were killed

Sources:

1. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1966.htm

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

30 Jun 1972 245 Fuerza Aérea del Perú 1 40 km from Alegrete, RS w/o

Media:

Canberra B.6 XK641 at Biggin Hill on 19/9/1959

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Jan-2013 08:09 Dr. John Smith Added
07-Apr-2013 08:16 Nepa Updated [Operator]
06-Sep-2013 03:44 Dr.John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
12-Aug-2016 13:48 phuqnose Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]

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