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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 159873
Last updated: 29 June 2020
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Date:23-MAR-1949
Time:
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk X
Owner/operator:1 PRFU Royal Air Force (1 PRFU RAF)
Registration: PF943
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Finningley, Doncaster, South Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Finningley, South Yorkshire
Destination airport:RAF Finningley,
Narrative:
Vickers Wellington Mk.X PF943 of 1 PRFU, RAF: written of (damaged beyond repair) 23-03-1949: The crew was completing a training sortie in RAF Finningley, Doncaster, South Yorkshire. Upon landing, the aircraft swung off the runway, went out of control and came to rest. All crew members escaped uninjured while the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.

Sources:

1. Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999
2. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.baaa-acro.com/1949/archives/crash-of-a-vickers-619-wellington-x-in-raf-finningley-2/]


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Sep-2013 19:25 JINX Added
27-Apr-2015 20:04 Don Diego Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
24-Apr-2017 22:52 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Nov-2018 20:25 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Operator]

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