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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 21015
Last updated: 5 November 2019
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Date:24-SEP-1955
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CNBR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
English Electric Canberra B.2
Owner/operator:104 Squadron Royal Air Force (104 Sqn RAF)
Registration: WH640
C/n / msn: 71112
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF GŁtersloh (ETUO) (NRW), 2 mi W -   Germany
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF GŁtersloh (GUT/ETUO)
Destination airport:RAF GŁtersloh (GUT/ETUO)
Narrative:
WH640 - Written off 24.9.1955: Sank into ground on night overshoot at RAF GŁtersloh, West Germany, and crashed 2 miles West of the airfield. All three crew killed.

Sources:

Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999
http://web.archive.org/web/20171027114502/http://sg-etuo.de:80/Main/EDUOCrashs
http://www.ukserials.com/prodlists.php?type=989
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/No._104_Squadron_RAF


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Jun-2008 19:26 JINX Added
17-Aug-2011 12:18 Uli Elch Updated [Location, Source]
04-Apr-2013 19:59 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
08-Apr-2013 20:53 Nepa Updated [Operator]
12-Aug-2014 16:10 Pepa Updated [Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
28-Oct-2019 19:33 Uli Elch Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
05-Nov-2019 22:01 Anon. Updated [Operator, Operator]

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