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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 21131
Last updated: 5 September 2020
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Date:13-JUN-1958
Time:00:10 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic CNBR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
English Electric Canberra PR Mk 7
Owner/operator:Royal Air Force (RAF)
Registration: WJ823
C/n / msn: 71317
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:1 mi E of Spaldwick, Huntingdonshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAY Wyton, Cambridgeshire
Narrative:
Collided at 1,400 feet with USAF Lockheed T-33A 56-1604, which had just overshot from Alconbury.
The crews, respectively, were Captain David C. Evans, a flying instructor from Alconbury and 1st Lieutenant Edgar L. Stephenson in the T-33.
** 5 mi SW of Alconbary AB.

Sources:

Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999
http://files.grafham.org.uk/docs/gossip/2010/10-04%20April.pdf
https://forum.keypublishing.com/showthread.php?93598-Canberra-crash-1958
http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1958.htm
http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1956_2.html
http://ufdc.ufl.edu/AA00010883/02580/ **
http://files.grafham.org.uk/docs/gossip/2007/07-07July.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Jun-2008 10:13 JINX Added
17-Jun-2008 10:33 JINX Updated
09-Apr-2013 18:48 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Cn, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
09-Apr-2013 18:56 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
28-Feb-2015 09:04 AlLah Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
21-Mar-2015 15:50 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Narrative]
25-Jan-2016 17:08 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]

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