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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 19679
Last updated: 11 February 2020
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Date:08-JAN-1943
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic both model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Blackburn Botha Mk I
Owner/operator:11 RS Royal Air Force (11 RS RAF)
Registration: L6237
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:River Dee, off Bagillt, Flintshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Ditched in bad weather.

Two airmen stranded overnight in Dee estuary, picked up the next morning

Sources:

Air Britain RAF Aircraft L1000 - N9999
Hooton Park Trust


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-May-2008 11:28 JINX Added
08-Feb-2013 08:48 PKM Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
25-Nov-2018 15:31 Nepa Updated [Operator, Source, Operator]

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