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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 190537
Last updated: 16 June 2020
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Type:Short Stirling Mk I
Owner/operator:Royal Canadian Air Force
Registration: MG-Y
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Koerich -   Luxembourg
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Oakington, UK
Destination airport:
The plane was engaged in a bombing mission over Frankfurt, Germany. After being hit by German anti-aircraft fire, the pilot performed an emergency landing. The plane crashed and the entire crew, four RAF and three Royal Canadian Air Force members, perished in the crash.


Revision history:

07-Oct-2016 06:01 gerard57 Added

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