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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 20805
Last updated: 24 January 2020
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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:RAF MCCS
Registration: WG457
C/n / msn: C1/0507
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hurstbourne Tarrant, Hampshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Andover, Hampshire (EGWA/ADV)
Destination airport:
After recovering from a loop during a tail chase the pilot found that he was very close to the ground with a railway viaduct on one side, HT cables on the other and a hill in front. He pulled up sharply, stalled and crashed at Hurstbourne Tarrant, Hampshire.

Note: MCCS=Maintenance Command Communications Squadron.


Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999

Revision history:

08-Jun-2008 02:43 JINX Added
09-Nov-2011 06:17 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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