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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 160939
Last updated: 3 February 2020
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Date:28-MAR-1947
Time:day
Type:Hawker Tempest Mk II
Owner/operator:TFU Royal Air Force (TFU RAF)
Registration: PR802
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Defford, Worcestershire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Defford, Worcestershire
Narrative:
Hawker Tempest Mk.II PR802, Telecommunications Flying Unit, RAF: Written off (damaged beyond repair) 28/3/47 when swung on landing and overturned at RAF Defford, Worcestershire. No reported fatalities or injuries to the pilot

Sources:

1. Halley, James (1999). Broken Wings Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents. Tunbridge Wells: Air-Britain (Historians) Ltd. p.61. ISBN 0-85130-290-4.
2. Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999 (James J Halley, Air Britain)
3. https://deffordairfieldheritagegroup.wordpress.com/aircraft-at-defford/aircraft-at-defford/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Sep-2013 06:43 JINX Added
30-Mar-2015 10:36 Repac Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
20-Nov-2019 00:44 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
03-Feb-2020 10:58 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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