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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 18045
Last updated: 9 June 2020
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Date:01-SEP-1952
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic AUS6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Auster AOP Mk.6
Owner/operator:651 Squadron / 1910 Flt Royal Air Force (651 Sqn / 1910 Flt RAF)
Registration: TW640
C/n / msn: 2498
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Asmara -   Eritrea
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Asmara, Eritrea
Narrative:
Damaged beyond repair 1.9.1952 when overturned on landing at Asmara, Eritrea. Struck off charge same day as Cat.5(FA) "damaged beyond repair in flying accident."

Sources:

http://austerhg.org/prod_list/pages.php?page=2380
http://www.auster.ukf.net/p24.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
21-Feb-2012 13:44 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
13-Aug-2012 01:45 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
07-Mar-2013 23:50 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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