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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 21052
Last updated: 1 March 2021
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Date:13-MAY-1968
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CNBR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
English Electric Canberra B.2
Owner/operator:231 Operational Conversion Unit Royal Air Force (231 OCU RAF)
Registration: WH944
C/n / msn: SH1669
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Waddington, Lincolnshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Bassingbourn, Cambridgeshire
Destination airport:RAF Waddington, Lincolnshire (EGXW)
Narrative:
Written off (damaged beyond repair) 13/05/1968 when a tyre burst on landing at RAF Waddington, Lincolnshire, causing the aircraft to swing off the runway. No casualties were reported. Not repaired, struck off charge 04/02/1969 as CAT 5(S)

Sources:

Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999
http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1968.htm
http://www.bcar.org.uk/1960s-incident-logs#1968


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Jun-2008 10:28 JINX Added
08-Apr-2013 00:29 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
12-Nov-2018 21:31 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Operator]
10-Feb-2021 17:40 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type]

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