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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 173252
Last updated: 9 August 2019
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Date:08-OCT-1945
Time:
Type:Hawker Tempest Mk V
Owner/operator:56 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (56 OTU RAF)
Registration: SN110
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Millfield, Northumberland -   United Kingdom
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Millfield, Northumberland
Destination airport:RAF Millfield, Northumberland
Narrative:
Written off (damaged beyond repair) 8 October 1945: hit by a tractor whilst taxying, nosed over, caught fire and burnt out.
Pilot:
F/O (182715) Ronald William POTTINGER (pilot) RAFVR - escaped unhurt.

Sources:

1. Royal Air Force Aircraft SA100-VZ999 (Jame J. Halley, Air Britain 1985 p.12)
2. http://www.hawkertempest.se/index.php/piloter/summary/91-pottinger
3. http://www.rafcommands.com/archive/03100.php


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Jan-2015 20:55 Dr. John Smith Added
17-Apr-2015 18:11 Next Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
09-Aug-2019 04:57 angels one five Updated [Narrative]

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