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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 19819
Last updated: 1 October 2019
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Date:29-JUL-1939
Time:day
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk I
Owner/operator:Blen Coll Flt RAF
Registration: L6630
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Heliopolis, Alamza, Cairo -   Egypt
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Heliopolis, Alamza, Cairo, Egypt
Narrative:
Bristol Blenheim Mk.1 L6630, Blenheim Collection Flight, RAF: Written off (Damaged Beyond Repair) 29 July 1939 after undercarriage collapsed at RAF Heliopolis, Alamza, Cairo, Egypt, in heavy landing on ferry flight to India.

Sources:

1. Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-L9999 (James J Halley, Air Britain, 1978 p 44)


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-May-2008 10:02 JINX Added
15-Dec-2014 18:54 Oezil Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport]
25-Jun-2019 23:18 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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