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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 2108
Last updated: 7 January 2020
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Type:Armstrong Whitworth Atlas Trainer
Owner/operator:4 FTS Royal Air Force (4 FTS RAF)
Registration: K1473
C/n / msn: AW.595
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Abu Sueir, 10.6 miles west of Ismaïlia -   Egypt
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:RAF Abu Sueir, Egypt
Destination airport:RAF Abu Sueir, Egypt
Substantially damaged 4 May 1932 in a collision with Atlas K1192 on landing at RAF Abu Sueir, 10.6 miles west of Ismaïlia, Egypt (at approximate co ordinates 30°34′20″N 032°05′45″E). Presumably repaired and returned to service, as not Struck off charge until 22 February 1936, almost four years later. No reported fatalities to the two crew.


1. Royal Air Force Aircraft K1000-K9999 (James J. Halley, Air Britain, 1976 p.6)

Revision history:

16-Feb-2008 11:26 JINX Added
07-Feb-2017 19:54 Dr.John Smith Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
22-Nov-2018 08:28 Nepa Updated [Operator, Nature, Operator]

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