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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 19425
Last updated: 31 October 2019
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Date:18-JAN-1948
Time:
Type:Taylorcraft Auster 5
Owner/operator:William Horace Ledbetter
Registration: G-AJJA
C/n / msn: 1211
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Elmdon, Birmingham, Warwickshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Birmingham Airport (BHX)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Ex-RAF Auster AOP.V RT576. Military service with 84 Gp CS and 2 Gp CS. Struck off charge when sold 10.3.47. Already UK civil registered as G-AJJA 17.2.1947.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) when crashed at Elmdon, Brimingham, Warwickshire on 18.1.1948. Registration G-AJJA cancelled 3.6.1948 as "destroyed 18.1.1948"

Sources:

http://www.auster.ukf.net/p12.htm
British Civil Aircraft Registers 1919-1999.
Compiled by Michael Austen
Air Britain (Historians) Ltd. 1999.
ISBN 0 85130 281 5
http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-AJJA.pdf
http://austerhg.org/prod_list/pages.php?page=1109
https://www.flightglobal.com/pdfarchive/view/1947/1947


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
23-Jan-2010 00:15 John Baker Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source]
03-Dec-2012 06:21 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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