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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 20534
Last updated: 19 August 2020
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Date:24-APR-1962
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CNBR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
English Electric Canberra T.4
Owner/operator:RAF SITF Akrotiri
Registration: WE111
C/n / msn: 71074/71533
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Akrotiri Bay -   Cyprus
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Akrotiri, Cyprus
Destination airport:RAF Akrotiri, Cyprus
Narrative:
Written off 24/4/1962: Flew into the Mediterranean Sea at Akrotiri Bay, while on approach to Akrotiri, Cyprus killing both crew. No cause for the crash was found

Note: SITF=Station Instrument Training Flight.

Sources:

Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999
http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1962.htm
http://www.ukserials.com/prodlists.php?type=989


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Jun-2008 23:02 JINX Added
03-Apr-2013 23:15 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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