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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 161927
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:13-NOV-1940
Time:
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IV
Owner/operator:17 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (17 OTU RAF)
Registration: L4898
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:nr Keyston, 12 miles WNW of Huntingdon -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Upwood
Destination airport:
Narrative:
T/o Upwood for a formation exercise but at 1500, while flying near Keyston, 12 miles WNW of Huntingdon, a bird came through the windscreen and hit Sgt Miller in the face. Badly stunned, and aided by his crew he very skilfully forced-landed.
Crew:
Sgt F H MILLED (pilot) RAF - injured

Sources:

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


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Revision history:

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06-Nov-2013 14:57 Nepa Added

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