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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 159881
Last updated: 3 September 2020
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Date:18-FEB-1946
Time:night
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk X
Owner/operator:21 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (21 OTU RAF)
Registration: PG150
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire
Destination airport:RAF Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire
Narrative:
On 18/02/1946 Wellington Mk. X PG150 of 21 OTU swung on landing at RAF Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire, and the undercarriage collapsed. All five crew on board were unhurt:

Flying Officer T H James,
Sgt Telford,
Flt Sgt Soall,
Flying Officer Errington and
Flt Sgt Jones

Sources:

1. Halley, James (1999). Broken Wings Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents. Tunbridge Wells: Air-Britain (Historians) Ltd. p.32. ISBN 0-85130-290-4.
2. Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999
3. http://www.aviationarchaeology.org.uk/marg/crashes1946-49.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Sep-2013 20:43 JINX Added
27-Apr-2015 19:59 Don Diego Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
20-Apr-2017 21:35 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Nov-2018 19:50 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
04-Nov-2019 21:58 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]

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