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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 24826
Last updated: 17 November 2019
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Date:02-MAR-1940
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic ANSN model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro Anson Mk I
Owner/operator:6 AONS Royal Air Force (6 AONS RAF)
Registration: N9879
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Black Mountains near Llanthony, Hay Bluff, Wales -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
On 21 September 1942 an Avro Anson N9745 flew into the Black Mountains near Llanthony at night, in cloud, 15 miles beyond turning point; three crew survived.

Sources:

https://powysenc.weebly.com/beynon---blayney.html
https://forum.keypublishing.com/showthread.php?107972-Crash-of-Avro-Anson-N9879-on-02-03-1940
http://web.archive.org/web/20120222000136/http://www.baaa-acro.com/archives/accident_1940.htm
http://www.everytrail.com/view_picture.php?picture_id=2096689


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
18-Mar-2012 09:02 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
19-Mar-2012 07:06 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
17-Jun-2015 06:24 Angel dick one Updated [Operator]

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