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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 153975
Last updated: 29 September 2019
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Date:11-JAN-1956
Time:
Type:Gloster Meteor F.8
Owner/operator:ETPS Royal Air Force (ETPS RAF)
Registration: VZ451
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Warton, Lancashire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Farnborough, Hampshire
Destination airport:Warton Airfield, Lancashire
Narrative:
Written off 11/1/1956: Hit the lip of the runway after landing short at Warton, Lancashire ripping off both undercarriage legs. It was not repaired and was allocated for spares use at 60 MU. The pilot was uninjured.

Struck off charge on 31/1/1956 as Cat.5(c) at 60 MU

Sources:

1. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1956.htm
2. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.planetrace.co.uk/1950_-_1959_16.html]
3. http://www.ukserials.com/prodlists.php?type=730


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Mar-2013 22:53 Dr. John Smith Added
11-Mar-2013 22:55 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
26-Oct-2017 19:15 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
04-Dec-2018 09:03 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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