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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 184495
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DR40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Pierre Robin DR.400/180
Owner/operator:Shepair Ltd
Registration: G-BPOC
C/n / msn: 761
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Rochester Airport, Maidstone Road, Chatham, Kent -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Rochester Airfield, Kent (EGTO)
Destination airport:Old Warden, Bedfordshire (EGTH)
Ex-F-BTZJ (French registry) from 30-05-1973. French registration cancelled 02-02-1989: re-registered in the UK as G-BPOC on 22-02-1989. Written off (damaged beyond repair) 11-05-1990 when forced landed just beyond the extended runway centre line at Rochester Airport, Maidstone Road, Chatham, Kent, due to engine failure

Damage sustained to airframe: Per the AAIB report "aircraft damaged beyond economic repair". As a result, the registration G-BPOC was cancelled by the CAA on 23-07-1990 as "Permanently withdrawn from use"


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Revision history:

15-Feb-2016 00:54 Dr.John Smith Added

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