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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 158786
Last updated: 16 February 2020
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Type:Gloster Meteor FR.5
Owner/operator:fy. Gloster
Registration: VT347
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Moreton Valence, Gloucestershire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Moreton Valence, Gloucestershire
Destination airport:
Maiden flight of FR Mk 5 prototype
Pilot executed a high-g pull-out over the airfield and centre section structure failed, leading to total disintegration
Mr R. Dryland DFC, Moreton Valence acting CTP


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Revision history:

21-Aug-2013 20:44 Nepa Added
10-Feb-2018 11:14 TigerTimon Updated [Aircraft type]

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