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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 2108
Last updated: 7 January 2020
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Date:04-MAY-1932
Time:day
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
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Abu Sueir, Egypt
Destination airport:RAF Abu Sueir, Egypt
Narrative:
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.

Sources:

1. Royal Air Force Aircraft K1000-K9999 (James J. Halley, Air Britain, 1976 p.6)
2. http://britishaviation-ptp.com/aw_atlas.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
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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