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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 20615
Last updated: 23 November 2019
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Date:10-JAN-1952
Time:
Type:Gloster Meteor F Mk 8
Owner/operator:19 Squadron Royal Air Force (19 Sqn RAF)
Registration: WE854
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Church Fenton, Yorkshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Church Fenton, North Yorkshire
Narrative:
Hit jetstream from previous aircraft, undershot & hit controllers caravan.
I was at church fenton with leeds UAS at the time of the crash.
The controller sufered seviere damage to his legs. The fatality was his driver who was sat in a land rover parked behind the GCA caravan

Sources:

Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Jun-2008 14:08 JINX Added
20-Oct-2011 11:21 bob buck Updated [Source, Narrative]
11-May-2015 19:55 DB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]

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