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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 21017
Last updated: 4 October 2020
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Date:29-AUG-1958
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CNBR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
English Electric Canberra B Mk.2
Owner/operator:249 (Gold Coast) Squadron Royal Air Force (249 (Gold Coast) Sqn RAF)
Registration: WH655
C/n / msn: 71128
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:El Adem -   Libya
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Akrotiri, Cyprus
Destination airport:El Adem, Lybia
Narrative:
Written off 29.8.1958: Belly-landed at El Adem, Libya after the undercarriage jammed on approach/ Not repaired, Struck off Charge 26.09.1958 as Cat.5(scrap)

Sources:

http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1958.htm
http://www.bywat.co.uk/canb08.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Jun-2008 19:37 JINX Added
03-Feb-2013 02:53 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
04-Apr-2013 20:30 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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