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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 21128
Last updated: 7 October 2019
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Date:16-JAN-1959
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CNBR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
English Electric Canberra PR Mk 7
Owner/operator:13 Squadron Royal Air Force (13 Sqn RAF)
Registration: WJ818
C/n / msn: 71311
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF stn Akrotiri -   Cyprus
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Akrotiri (AKT/LCRA)
Narrative:
Written off (damaged beyond repair) 16/01/1959 in a belly-landing at Akrotiri, Cyprus after the undercarriage had jammed due to an hydraulic leak

Sources:

Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999
https://combatace.com/forums/topic/71418-neil-williams-wrecked-canberra/
http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1959.htm
http://aviadejavu.ru/Images6/AE/AE96-11/39-4.jpg


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Jun-2008 10:04 JINX Added
17-Jun-2008 10:33 JINX Updated
09-Apr-2013 16:13 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
17-Oct-2013 14:02 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Destination airport]

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