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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 155982
Last updated: 18 November 2019
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Date:02-MAY-1950
Time:
Type:Gloster Meteor
Owner/operator:TFU Royal Air Force (TFU RAF)
Registration: EE573
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Field near RAF Defford. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Defford
Narrative:
The aircraft was on approach to land, and struck a train. The pilot landed the plane in a field near the base. No one was killed or injured in the incident.
Crew:
F/Lt (181.250) William John LAIDLER RAF - Ok

Sources:

http://www.railwaysarchive.co.uk/eventsummary.php?eventID=9052
http://www.railwaysarchive.co.uk/documents/RAF_Defford1950.pdf


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-May-2013 11:30 ryan Added
10-Jan-2014 19:39 TB Updated [Operator, Other fatalities]
26-Feb-2015 06:26 DustyRN Updated [Date, Registration, Operator, Source, Narrative]
27-Feb-2015 14:15 R.Giggs Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]
16-Oct-2018 13:46 JINX Updated [Location, Narrative]
16-Oct-2018 13:47 JINX Updated [Location, Narrative]

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