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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 19480
Last updated: 2 February 2020
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Date:12-FEB-1961
Time:
Type:Taylorcraft Auster Plus D
Owner/operator:O.J.Foster
Registration: G-AHXG
C/n / msn: 181
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sleap, Shropshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Standing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Sleap, Shropshire (EGCV)
Destination airport:Sleap, Shropshire (EGCV)
Narrative:
Written off (damaged beyond repair) when damaged by gales whilst parked at Sleap, Shropshire on 12/2/1961.

Registration G-AHXG cancelled by the CAA on 1/4/1962 as "PWFU" ("Permanently Withdrawn From Use") This was presumably done retrospectively, as the CAA records state that they were not "notified 6/4/1965"

Parts of G-AHUM and G-AHXG were used in the rebuild of Taylorcraft Plus D G-ARRR

Sources:

http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-AHXG-2.pdf
http://www.auster.ukf.net/p01.htm
http://www.ukserials.com/losses_civil.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
05-Nov-2010 04:30 VHKDK Updated [Operator, Location, Country, Phase, Narrative]
10-Dec-2012 06:34 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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