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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 173259
Last updated: 3 November 2019
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Date:04-JAN-1946
Time:day
Type:Hawker Tempest Mk V
Owner/operator:287 Squadron Royal Air Force (287 Sqn RAF)
Registration: JN797
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF West Malling, Kent -   United Kingdom
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF West Malling, Kent
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Written off (damaged beyond repair) 4 January 1946: Ran into Airspeed Oxford NM361 while taxiing prior to take off at RAF West Malling. Pilot, Sgt. G S Brooks unhurt.

Sources:

1. Halley, James (1999). Broken Wings Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents. Tunbridge Wells: Air-Britain (Historians) Ltd. p.25. ISBN 0-85130-290-4.
2. http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/showthread.php?460-Hawker-Tempests
3. http://www.planetrace.co.uk/1940-1949_28.html
4. https://steemit.com/history/@len.george/hawker-siddeley-tempest-mk-v-486-nz-squadron-1944-to-1945-part-1


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Jan-2015 23:09 Dr. John Smith Added
17-Apr-2015 18:16 Mihulka33 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
03-Nov-2019 01:25 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Source]

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