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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 161908
Last updated: 20 December 2019
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Date:04-SEP-1940
Time:
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IV
Owner/operator:17 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (17 OTU RAF)
Registration: L8682
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:nr RAF stn Warboys, -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Upwood
Destination airport:
Narrative:
T/o Upwood for night flying practice but within minutes P/O Rockel was obliged to parachute, leaving his Blenheim to crash and burn near Warboys airfield.
Crew:
P/O (44122) David ROCKEL (pilot) RAF - OK

Sources:

http://www.rafupwood.co.uk/17otulosses.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Nov-2013 08:54 Nepa Added

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