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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 164754
Last updated: 5 March 2020
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Date:07-MAY-1960
Time:
Type:Slingsby T.31B Cadet TX.3
Owner/operator:641 GS ATC Royal Air Force (641 GS ATC RAF)
Registration: XE788
C/n / msn: 901
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Ouston, Northumberland -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Ouston, Northumberland
Destination airport:
Narrative:
C/no.901: Slingsby T.31B Cadet TX3 XE788 for RAF. Built to contract No 6/Acft./9708/c.b.9b. Delivered to Air Training Corps 27/10/1953. Written off 7/5/60 when crashed at RAF Ouston, Northumberland when with 641 Gliding School Air Training Cadets RAF. Struck off charge as Cat.5(scrap).

Later rebuilt and sold to the RAF Gliding and Soaring Association as RAFGSA 296, later becoming BGA1282. Written off (for a second time) when crashed at Feshiebridge, near Aviemore, Highland on 1.12.1968

Sources:

1. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1960.htm
2. http://t31club.com/t31_list.htm
3. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/t31.htm
4. http://www.gliding.org/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Mar-2014 20:38 Dr. John Smith Added
23-Dec-2019 21:06 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Nature, Operator]

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