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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 154816
Last updated: 5 June 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic CNBR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
English Electric Canberra U.10
Owner/operator:WRE Woomera
Registration: WH733
MSN: 71203
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Woomera, South Australia -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Woomera, South Australia
Destination airport:
Built by English Electric 10/07/53. Delivered to RAF on 16/07/53 as B.2 WH733. Served with 27, 21 and 57 Squadrons. Struck off charge 8/10/1957 upon transfer to Short Brothers & Harland for conversion to Canberra U.10

Converted to U.10, first flight as such 30/06/59. Flew to Australia with call sign VM-HDT 18/09/1959. Delivered to RAAF 02/10/59. Crashed on landing at Woomera 30/11/59. Written off 29/01/60


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Revision history:

05-Apr-2013 16:18 Dr. John Smith Added

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