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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 206634
Last updated: 18 June 2020
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Date:25-APR-1942
Time:day
Type:Miles M.14A Hawk Trainer III
Owner/operator:8 EFTS Royal Air Force (8 EFTS RAF)
Registration: BB664
C/n / msn: 1079
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Farley Hill, Swallowfield, near Wokingham, Berkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Woodley Aerodrome, near Reading, Berkshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
First civil registered [C of R 9104/1] on 4.5.39 as G-AFTS to Phillips & Powis Aircraft Ltd., Woodley Aerodrome, Woodley, Reading, Berkshire. C of A 6576 issued May 1939.

Civil registration G-AFTS cancelled 14.11.40 when impressed into military service as BB664. RAF service with 8 EFTS.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) 25,4,42 when crashed at Farley Hill, Swallowfield, near Wokingham, Berkshire.

Sources:

1. Royal Air Force Aircraft BA100-BZ999 (James J. Halley, Air Britain, 1986 p 17)
2. http://afleetingpeace.org/index.php/15-aeroplanes/80-register-gb-g-af
3. https://cwsprduksumbraco.blob.core.windows.net/g-info/HistoricalLedger/G-AFTS.pdf
4. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-A11.html
5. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Farley_Hill,_Berkshire


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Feb-2018 18:51 Dr. John Smith Added
29-May-2019 19:20 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
30-May-2019 15:42 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]

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