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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 20541
Last updated: 13 November 2019
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Date:13-JAN-1958
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CNBR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
English Electric Canberra B Mk 2
Owner/operator:32 Maintenance Unit Royal Air Force (32 MU RAF)
Registration: WE117
C/n / msn: 71080
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Llangennech, 3 miles ENE of Llanelly, Carmarthenshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Test
Departure airport:RAF St. Athan, Glamorgan
Destination airport:RAF St. Athan, Glamorgan
Narrative:
Written off 13/1/1958: Engine failed on air test, dived into ground at Llangennech, 3 miles ENE of Llanelly, Carmarthenshire.
Crew:
F/Lt (171.761) James Turnbull WALLACE AFC (pilot) RAF - killed.

Sources:

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Jun-2008 23:20 JINX Added
02-Dec-2008 10:27 Anon. Updated
03-Apr-2013 23:35 Dr. John Smith Updated [Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Feb-2015 02:52 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Nature, Narrative]
01-Jun-2015 20:58 Tu144 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]

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