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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 20916
Last updated: 26 September 2019
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Date:24-JAN-1954
Time:
Type:Gloster Meteor F Mk 8
Owner/operator:257 (Burma) Squadron Royal Air Force (257 (Burma) Sqn RAF)
Registration: WH298
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:nr Sandwich, 10 miles S of RAF Manston, Kent, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Wattisham, Suffolk
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Dived into ground during display practice.

Sources:

Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Jun-2008 15:01 JINX Added
24-Jan-2012 13:10 Nepa Updated [Operator, Source]
24-Jan-2012 13:10 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
30-May-2013 13:28 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location]
20-May-2015 07:12 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature]
21-May-2015 14:43 Angel dick one Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport]

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