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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 161925
Last updated: 14 January 2020
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Date:12-OCT-1940
Time:
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IV
Owner/operator:17 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (17 OTU RAF)
Registration: L4866
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF stn Upwood -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Upwood
Destination airport:
Narrative:
T/o Upwood but while only about 30 feet off the runway, an engine cut and the Blenheim hit the ground, wing first, and cartwheeled.
Crew:
F/Lt (37878) Charles Edwin HARRIS (pilot) RAF - injured

Sources:

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


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Revision history:

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06-Nov-2013 14:40 Nepa Added

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