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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 17959
Last updated: 6 April 2019
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Date:17-JUN-1951
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic AUS6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Auster AOP Mk.6
Owner/operator:661 Squadron / 1960 Flt Royal Air Force (661 Sqn / 1960 Flt RAF)
Registration: VF572
C/n / msn: 2530
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Augustdorf, Lippe district of North Rhine-Westphalia, -   Germany
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Written off (damaged beyond repair( 17/6/1951 when engine cut, overturned in forced landing at Augustdorf, Lippe district of North Rhine-Westphalia, West Germany. Not repaired; instead struck off charge as Cat.5(GI) on 23.8.1951 and reassigned to ground instructional duties as GI airframe 6881M

Sources:

http://www.auster.ukf.net/p25.htm
http://austerhg.org/prod_list/pages.php?page=2429
www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=VF
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/No._661_Squadron_RAF#Post-war


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
08-Mar-2013 09:52 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
08-Apr-2013 19:03 Nepa Updated [Operator]
13-Aug-2013 15:18 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]

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