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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 20878
Last updated: 8 January 2020
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Date:23-JUN-1967
Time:
Type:Gloster Meteor T Mk 7
Owner/operator:229 Operational Conversion Unit Royal Air Force (229 OCU RAF)
Registration: WH208
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bovingdon, Hertfordshire (EBNN) -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Chivenor, Devon (EGDC)
Destination airport:Bovingdon, Hertfordshire (EBNN)
Narrative:
Overshot landing on wet runway at RAF Bovingdon, Hertfordshire on 23/6/1967 and hit hedge. Deemed to have been damaged beyond economic repair, and struck off charge 18/7/1967 as CAT 5(C).
Wreckage to 71 MU RAF Bicester, Oxfordshire, where scrapped in 1970 (still there, damaged but largely intact 15/3/69)

Sources:

1. RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999 (James J. Halley, Air Britain 1983)
2. https://forum.keypublishing.com/showthread.php?78785-71-MU-Bicester
3. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1967.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Jun-2008 20:09 JINX Added
26-Jan-2013 18:40 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
14-Aug-2013 15:35 Dr.John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
12-May-2015 08:18 yari Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]

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