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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 154006
Last updated: 10 January 2020
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Date:06-FEB-1967
Time:
Type:Gloster Meteor U.21A Drone
Owner/operator:Weapons Research Establishment, Woomera
Registration: A77-157
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Woomera, South Australia -   Australia
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Woomera, South Australia (UMR/YPWR)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A77-157 (ex-RAF Meteor F.8 WE889). Delivered 19/06/51 to RAF. Re-Delivered 19/12/51 to RAAF. Served with 38 Squadron Communications Flight RAAF 03/60-1963.

Sold by RAAF to WRE Woomera and converted to U.21A drone: destroyed by missile when shot down at Woomera, South Australia 06/02/67.

Sources:

www.adf-serials.com.au/2a77.shtml
http://www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=WE


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Mar-2013 00:19 Dr. John Smith Added
13-Mar-2013 00:20 Dr. John Smith Updated [Plane category, ]

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