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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240507
Last updated: 27 August 2020
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Type:Gloster Meteor F.4
Owner/operator:CFS Royal Air Force (CFS RAF)
Registration: EE549
C/n / msn: -
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:- -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:RAF West Raynham, Norfolk, UK
Destination airport:RAF West Raynham, Norfolk, UK
When operating with the Central Fighter Establishment out of RAF West Raynham, Norfolk the aircraft suffered an in flight accident on 2nd July 1948.
Gp. Capt. E M (Teddy) Donaldson set a new world air speed record of 615.78 mph in EE549 on 7th September 1946


Aeroplane Monthly December 1975 - 'Preservation Profile' Gloster Meteor F.4 EE549 - Page 628


Tangmere Military Aviation Museum, West Sussex, UK - 11th June 2013

Imperial War Museum Duxford, Cambridgeshire, UK - 15th September 2010

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