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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 20448
Last updated: 28 October 2019
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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:Light Aircraft School Royal Air Force (Light Aircraft School RAF)
Registration: WD296
C/n / msn: C1/0236
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Middle Wallop, Hampshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Taxi
Departure airport:RAF Middle Wallop, Hampshire
Destination airport:RAF Middle Wallop, Hampshire
Taxied into a fuel bowser at Middle Wallop, Hampshire. Deemed to have been damaged beyond repair, and struck off charge as Cat.5(scrap).

However, not scrapped: instead sold off for civilian use and civil registered as G-ARRY on 12/09/1961. Later sold to Australia, and re-registered as VH-IHB on 19/02/2002. Currently airworthy, and owned by IHB Pty Ltd. 4 Turnbury Park Drive, Jandakot, Western Australia.


Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999

Revision history:

02-Jun-2008 04:16 JINX Added
10-Nov-2011 11:16 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
29-Nov-2018 10:02 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative, Operator]

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