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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 162100
Last updated: 21 November 2019
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Date:10-OCT-1941
Time:16:00
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk I
Owner/operator:17 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (17 OTU RAF)
Registration: K7048
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near RAF Upwood, Cambridgeshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Upwood, Cambridgeshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
T/o Upwood. Eyewitnesses say the Blenheim dived suddenly, striking the ground at around 1600. Due to failure of Port engine
Crew:
Sgt P A PAQUET (pilot) RCAF injured

Sources:

http://www.rafupwood.co.uk/17otulosses.html
The Bristol Blenheim (Warner)


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Nov-2013 10:01 Nepa Added
13-Feb-2016 07:35 MrBean1941 Updated [Location, Phase, Source]

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