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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 20407
Last updated: 27 November 2019
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Date:02-JUN-1951
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:18 RFS Royal Air Force (18 RFS RAF)
Registration: WB641
C/n / msn: C1/0076
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Dorchester-on-Thames, Oxfordshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Abingdon
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Stalled whilst turning and hit trees during low-level run over River Thames at Dorchester, Oxfordshire Wreckage recovered and Struck off charge on 18/06/1951 as CAT 5(Scrap) at Sutton Bridge

Sources:

Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999
www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=WB
www.ukserials.com/prodlists.php?type=343
www.cnapg.net/chipmunk.htm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dorchester_on_Thames


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Jun-2008 16:36 JINX Added
07-Jun-2008 22:02 JINX Updated
12-Nov-2011 08:39 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
23-Jan-2012 05:25 Nepa Updated [Operator]

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