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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 18100
Last updated: 5 November 2019
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Date:15-AUG-1968
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic AUS9 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Auster AOP.9
Owner/operator:West Raynham SF Royal Air Force (West Raynham SF RAF)
Registration: XP286
C/n / msn: B5/10/172
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF stn Leconfield, North Yorkshire (EGXV) England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF West Raynham, Norfolk
Destination airport:RAF Leconfield, North Yorkshire (EGXV)
Narrative:
Written off (damaged beyond repair) 15/8/1968: Crashed on landing at Leconfield, North Yorkshire. Not repaired; instead struck off charge as Cat.5(G/I) as 8044M

Stripped out remains still extant 12/3/2011 at Eggesford (Trenchard Farm) (X2EG), and last reported at South Molton, Devon 10/9/2012

Sources:

1. http://www.auster.ukf.net/p38.htm
2. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1968.htm
3. http://austerhg.org/prod_list/pages.php?page=4469
4. XP286 in 2011: https://abpic.co.uk/pictures/view/1295114/
5. XP286 in 1968: https://abpic.co.uk/pictures/view/1196006/
6. http://austerhg.org/gallery3/Auster-1243594292/Mark_9/XP286-Mk9-Pic-2
7. http://www.demobbed.org.uk/aircraft.php?type=174


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
28-Feb-2012 12:28 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Country, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
24-Dec-2012 11:37 Dr. John Smith Updated [Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
28-Jun-2013 07:42 Nepa Updated [Operator]
24-Jul-2013 13:37 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Country, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
04-Jun-2015 21:53 Angel dick one Updated [Operator]
05-Nov-2019 09:45 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Operator]

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