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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 259912
Last updated: 15 October 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk VIC
Owner/operator:2 (C) Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (2 (C) OTU RAF)
Registration: T5145
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Brandesburton near RAF Catfoss, East Yorkshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:RAF Catfoss, East Yorkshire
Destination airport:RAF Catfoss
Beaufighter T5145 bounced on landing at RAF Catfoss and it's landing gear was damaged, the pilot attempted to go around for another landing but lost control soon after, he had applied more power to the engines but this choked the engines and they failed. The aircraft crashed near Brandesburton and was badly damaged.22.8.1942
Sgt (1212784) Lewis Joseph Passow (pilot) RAFVR - injured
AC2 (919294) Constantine Phillip VOLTOS (pass.Mech.) RAFVR - killed


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13-May-2021 14:51 Nepa Added [Operator]

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