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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 236908
Last updated: 15 July 2020
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Date:06-MAY-1941
Time:22:55
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IF
Owner/operator:600 (City of London) Squadron Royal Air Force (600 (City of London) Sqn RAF)
Registration: L8698
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:RAF stn Colerne, Wiltshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Colerne, Wiltshire
Destination airport:RAF Colerne
Narrative:
Blenheim L8698 - T/o at 22:40 hrs for training NFP. Dusk Landing at 22:55 hrs.
Undercarriage failed to function and port engine cut.
The nett result was that on landing he carsened across the an aerodrome and crashed into Beaufighter, writing off both aircraft.
Crew:
P/O (60065) Matthew Gorden CALVERT (pilot) RAFVR - Ok
Sgt McDONALD (obs) RAFVR - Ok

Sources:

ORB 600 Sqdn RAF


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Jun-2020 14:49 Nepa Added [Operator]
15-Jul-2020 08:47 Xindel XL Updated [Location, Destination airport, Narrative, Operator]

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