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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 159738
Last updated: 5 June 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic MOSQ model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito B Mk XVI
Owner/operator:16 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (16 OTU RAF)
Registration: PF495
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF stn Upper Heyford, Oxfordshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Upper Heyford, Oxfordshire,
Mosquito PF495 : Swung on landing at RAF Upper Heyford, Oxfordshire, and undercarriage collapsed, 18.1.1946. Aircraft deemed damaged beyond repair and struck of charge.


1. Halley, James (1999). Broken Wings Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents. Tunbridge Wells: Air-Britain (Historians) Ltd. p.27. ISBN 0-85130-290-4.
2. Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999 (James J Halley, Air Britain)

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Revision history:

31-Aug-2013 17:42 JINX Added
30-Sep-2013 12:12 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source]
30-Jul-2014 19:01 Holschtein Updated [Total occupants, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
10-Sep-2015 09:16 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
20-Sep-2019 18:10 Nepa Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Narrative, Operator]
03-Nov-2019 21:11 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]
04-Nov-2019 15:12 Nepa Updated [Location, Narrative, Operator]

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