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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 20406
Last updated: 16 November 2020
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Date:26-AUG-1950
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk T.10
Owner/operator:11 RFS RAF
Registration: WB609
C/n / msn: C1/0050
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sydenham, Belfast, Ulster, Northern Ireland -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Sydenham, Belfast
Narrative:
Reserve Flying School RAF Crashed 26/8/1950: Engine failed to pick up, stalled during aerobatic display at Sydenham, Belfast, Northern Ireland and crashed. Initially Declared Cat4(R). On 14/9/50 Re-classified as Cat5(S) and believed scrapped at Sydenham in 1950-51

Sources:

1. Royal Air Force Aircraft WA100-WZ999 (James J. Halley, Air Britain 1983. p.19)
2. http://www.dhcchipmunk.com/0050.html
3. http://www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=WB


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Jun-2008 16:32 JINX Added
07-Jun-2008 21:59 JINX Updated
15-Mar-2013 02:42 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
20-Dec-2015 04:22 Dr.John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
25-Nov-2018 15:21 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative, Operator]

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