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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 20973
Last updated: 25 April 2020
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Date:11-NOV-1955
Time:
Type:Gloster Meteor F Mk.8
Owner/operator:63/APS Royal Air Force (63/APS RAF)
Registration: WH377
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:RAF stn Sylt (Schleswig-Holstein) -   Germany
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Sylt (EDXW)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Sank back after take-off & ventral tank caught fire, landed safely. Not repaired.

Sources:

Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Jun-2008 07:49 JINX Added
25-Oct-2012 15:05 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source]
13-Apr-2013 14:36 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
28-May-2013 14:54 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport]

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