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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 21061
Last updated: 28 November 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic CNBR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
English Electric Canberra B.6
Owner/operator:9 Sqn Royal Air Force (9 Sqn RAF)
Registration: WH982
C/n / msn: SH1707
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:1 miles SSW of Idris -   Libya
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Idris, Lybia
Destination airport:RAF Akrotiri, Cyprus
Written off 14/9/1959: Force-landed and caught fire 1 miles SSW of Idris, Libya after both engines failed on take off. The crew of three escaped safely. Pilot was S/LGeorge Sizer


Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999

Revision history:

13-Jun-2008 13:52 JINX Added
08-Apr-2013 02:17 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
08-Apr-2013 02:18 Dr. John Smith Updated [Departure airport, Narrative]
14-Aug-2015 18:25 tonymaskrey Updated [Narrative]
03-Nov-2018 19:45 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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