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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 21244
Last updated: 8 October 2019
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Date:04-JAN-1957
Time:
Type:Gloster Meteor F Mk 8
Owner/operator:65 (East India) Squadron Royal Air Force (65 (East India) Sqn RAF)
Registration: WK681
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:5 miles S of Framlingham, Suffolk, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Hit tree on low level navex, climbed for abandonment but dived into ground five miles south of Framlingham, Suffolk. The pilot did not eject and was killed.

Sources:

1. RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999 (James J Halley, Air Britain, 1983)
2. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1957.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Jun-2008 19:56 JINX Added
27-May-2013 06:24 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
21-May-2014 15:17 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]
28-Jun-2014 01:45 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature]
10-May-2015 16:47 Angel Dick one Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
03-Jun-2015 16:48 Ing Edcker Updated [Operator]

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