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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 154391
Last updated: 11 July 2020
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Type:Gloster Meteor PR Mk.10
Owner/operator:541 Squadron Royal Air Force (541 Sqn RAF)
Registration: VS982
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Wunsdorf -   Germany
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Wunsdorf, West Germany
Destination airport:
Written off (damaged beyond repair) 30.11.1956: The pilot abandoned take off from Wunstorf, West Germany due a fluctuating jet pipe temp gauge. It overshot the runway and struck a railway line causing the undercarriage to collapse.

Not repaired: instead struck off charge 03.12.1956 as CAT 5(C) in West Germany


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Revision history:

24-Mar-2013 18:00 Dr. John Smith Added
01-Jun-2013 16:56 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]

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