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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 1569
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Date:04-MAR-1941
Time:
Type:Boulton Paul Defiant Mk I
Owner/operator:151 Sqn RAF
Registration: N3400
MSN: 360
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:east of RAF Wittering, Cambridgeshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Wittering, Cambridgeshire
Destination airport:RAF Wittering
Narrative:
Defiant N3400 (DZ-Q) the aircraft was on a training sortie when part of the upper wing covering detached (possibly a panel unlatched), the aircraft became uncontrollable and crashed.

Both crew were killed

Sources:

Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999
Aircraft Crash Log 5 - Boulton Paul Defiant


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Feb-2008 11:50 JINX Added
04-Feb-2012 08:55 Nepa Updated [Operator]
14-Aug-2013 20:34 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source]
20-Sep-2014 07:45 Jixon Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
19-Mar-2018 15:16 paddy Updated [Date, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
04-Oct-2018 13:03 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
06-Sep-2020 07:56 Angel Dick one Updated [Location, Nature, Departure airport, Narrative, Operator]

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