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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 20782
Last updated: 15 April 2019
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Date:24-MAY-1953
Time:
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:4 FTS Royal Air Force (4 FTS RAF)
Registration: WG278
C/n / msn: C1/0342
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Livingstone, (Northern Rhodesia) -   Zambia
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Livingstone
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Engine failed in turn after take-off, dived into ground & caught fire.

Sources:

Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Jun-2008 22:14 JINX Added
21-Nov-2018 19:37 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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