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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 21156
Last updated: 12 September 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.2
Owner/operator:35 (Madras Presidency) Squadron Royal Air Force (35 (Madras Presidency) Sqn RAF)
Registration: WK125
C/n / msn: R3/EA3/6639
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:nr El Adem -   Libya
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF El Adem, Lybia
6 March 1958, Canberra B2, WK125 of 35 Squadron force landed in the desert after one engine failed and the second gave problems on an overshoot at El-Adem, Lybia. The incident happened at night and the crew were listed as Flt Lt Ashworth, Flying Officer Dockar and Flying Officer Hyde. All survived without serious injuries.


Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999

Revision history:

17-Jun-2008 15:02 JINX Added
10-Apr-2013 00:03 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Jun-2013 18:47 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location]

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