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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 20417
Last updated: 12 January 2020
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Date:27-MAR-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:11 RFS Royal Air Force (11 RFS RAF)
Registration: WB737
C/n / msn: C1/0186
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:River Tay, near Kingoodie, Angus -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Perth Airfield, Scotland (PSL/EGPT)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Failed to recover from spin and dived into the River Tay near Kingoodie, Angus, Scotland. Wreckage recovered by (and to) 63 MU RAF Edzell, where scrapped after completion of accident investigation procedures.

Sources:

Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999
www.ukserials.com/prodlists.php?type=343
www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=WB


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Jun-2008 17:48 JINX Added
07-Jun-2008 22:00 JINX Updated
12-Nov-2011 08:22 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
15-May-2013 13:23 Nepa Updated [Operator]

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