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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232187
Last updated: 25 March 2020
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Date:29-MAR-1941
Time:day
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IV
Owner/operator:1 FPP ATA
Registration: V6263
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:One mile southwest of White Waltham, Berkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:RAF Speke,
Destination airport:RAF Lyneham
Narrative:
A pilot of No.1 Ferry Pilot Pool, Air Transport Auxiliary, was ferrying a Bristol Blenheim bomber from Speke to Lyneham when engine failure occurred . The pilot lost his life in the ensuing crash.
Pilot:
First Officer Robert Serge Loewenstein, ATA, from Belgium.
R.I.P.

Robert Loewenstein was the son of Captain Alfred Loewenstein CB, a wealthy businessman and financier who died in mysterious circumstances, falling from his private Fokker F.VIIa/3m plane into the English Channel in July 1928.

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Jan-2020 20:18 angels one five Added
17-Jan-2020 20:33 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
17-Jan-2020 22:35 stehlik49 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Narrative, Operator]
21-Jan-2020 19:34 angels one five Updated [Narrative]

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