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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203070
Last updated: 3 December 2019
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Type:de Havilland DH.84 Dragon
Owner/operator:Royal Air Force - RAF (Royal Air Force - RAF)
Registration: X9397
C/n / msn: 6044
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Odiham, Hampshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:RAF Odiham, Hampshire
Destination airport:
First registered in Iraq in 1933 as YI-AAC (details lacking). Sold on and re-registered in the UK (C of R 4478) on 24.10.33 as G-ACLE to North Eastern Airways Ltd., Croydon Airport, Croydon, Surrey. C of A 4019 issued early 1934. Sold on 7.12.37 and re-registered (C of R 8258) to Allied Airways (Gandar Dower) Ltd., Dyce (Aberdeen) Airport, Aberdeen, Scotland. Sold on 13.5.39 and re-registered (C of R 8258/2) on 18.5.39 to Western Airways Ltd., London W.1 (aircraft based at Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset).

Registration G-ACLE cancelled 2.4.40 when impressed into military service as X9397. Written off (damaged beyond repair) 8.4.41 when hit by a refuelling tanker vehicle at RAF Odiham, Hampshire.


5. G-ACLE at Sumburgh, Shetland 1938:
6. Weston Super Mare & the Aeroplane By Ted Johnson

Revision history:

18-Dec-2017 01:02 Dr. John Smith Added

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