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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 153979
Last updated: 13 June 2019
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Date:23-JAN-1956
Time:
Type:Gloster Meteor T Mk 7
Owner/operator:728 Sqn RN FAA
Registration: WS112
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:1 miles off RNAS Hal Far -   Malta
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RNAS Hal Far, Malta
Narrative:
Written off 23/1/1956: Entered the circuit at RNAS Hal Far, Malta low on fuel. It flew into the sea 1 miles off the coast while in low cloud, killing the pilot

Sources:

www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=WS
[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.planetrace.co.uk/1950_-_1959_16.html]
http://www.aviationinmalta.com/MilitaryAviation/AccidentsMilitary/19501959/tabid/651/language/en-US/Default.aspx


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Mar-2013 00:13 Dr. John Smith Added
07-May-2013 14:10 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Destination airport]
09-Jul-2015 12:30 Paix Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]

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