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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 158363
Last updated: 28 April 2019
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Date:24-JAN-1939
Time:day
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk I
Owner/operator:44 Squadron Royal Air Force (44 Sqn RAF)
Registration: L1199
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Waddington, Lincolnshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Waddington, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:RAF Waddington, Lincolnshire
Narrative:
Bristol Blenheim Mk.1 L1199, 44 Squadron, RAF: Written off (damaged beyond repair) 24/01/39 when hit ridge on take-off from RAF Waddington, Lincolnshire & aircraft landed with undercarriage partly retracted. Relegated to GIA (Ground Instructional Airframe) 1342M

Sources:

1. Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999 (James J. Halley, Air Britain)
2. http://www.bcar.org.uk/1930s-incident-logs#1939
3. http://aircrewremembered.com/blenheim-test.html
4. http://www.44sqn.com/history-44-sqn/


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Aug-2013 03:31 JINX Added
27-Nov-2014 16:08 MiG17 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport]
26-Dec-2015 08:37 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport]
17-Jan-2016 11:16 JIXN Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
22-Mar-2018 23:45 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Oct-2018 06:39 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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