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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 175033
Last updated: 25 April 2019
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Date:14-JAN-1949
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter TF Mk X
Owner/operator:45 Squadron Royal Air Force (45 Sqn RAF)
Registration: RD825
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:RAF stn Negombo, Ceylon. -   Sri Lanka
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Negombo, Ceylon.
Narrative:
Beaufighter TF.X RD825 ("OB-A") of 45 Squadron, RAF: Written off (damaged beyond repair) 14.1.1949 when Undercarriage collapsed while practicing single engined landing at Negombo, Ceylon (now Sri Lanka).
Crew: ???

Sources:

1. http://www.planetrace.co.uk/1940-1949_28.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Apr-2015 20:15 Thomas Fuk Added
02-Apr-2015 20:53 Victor I Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
12-Mar-2017 16:07 Dr.John Smith Updated [Other fatalities, Country, Source, Narrative]

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