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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 20357
Last updated: 8 March 2020
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Date:01-AUG-1956
Time:
Type:Gloster Meteor PR Mk 10
Owner/operator:13 Squadron Royal Air Force (13 Sqn RAF)
Registration: WB180
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Akrotiri -   Cyprus
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Akrotiri
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Hit WB172 on abandoned take-off, overshot & DBR when ventral tank caught fire.

Sources:

Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Jun-2008 01:11 JINX Added
09-Jun-2008 04:51 JINX Updated
12-May-2015 17:43 BlB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport]

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