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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 18038
Last updated: 12 January 2020
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Date:25-JUL-1947
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic AUS6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Taylorcraft Auster AOP.6
Owner/operator:657 Squadron Royal Air Force (657 Sqn RAF)
Registration: TW565
C/n / msn: 1929
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bawdsey Suffolk -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Very light (flare) accidentally discharged in cockpit and started fire: aircraft crash-landed at Bawdsey, Suffolk

Sources:

http://www.auster.ukf.net/p19.htm
http://austerhg.org/prod_list/pages.php?page=1820


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
21-Feb-2012 13:21 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
13-Aug-2012 02:07 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]

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