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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 19933
Last updated: 7 December 2019
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Date:13-FEB-1943
Time:
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk I
Owner/operator:12 PAFU Royal Air Force (12 PAFU RAF)
Registration: L6784
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ropsley, Lincolnshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Spittalgate
Destination airport:RAF Spittalgate
Narrative:
Port engine failed on take-off, successfully turned starboard cross-wind and then downwind but unable to climb over cables on rising ground. Aircraft cut in two by the cables and crashed.
Pilot Flight Sergeant Adams severely injured.

Sources:

Air Britain RAF Aircraft L1000 - N9999


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-May-2008 21:58 JINX Added
26-May-2008 03:30 icadams Updated
15-Dec-2014 20:35 Zeeland Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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