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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 2662
Last updated: 14 June 2020
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Date:20-JUL-1938
Time:day
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk I
Owner/operator:57 Squadron Royal Air Force (57 Sqn RAF)
Registration: L1143
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near RAF Upper Heyford, Oxfordshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Upper Heyford, Oxfordshire
Destination airport:RAF Upper Heyford, Oxfordshire
Narrative:
Written off (damaged beyond economic repair) when belly-landed and hit hedge, after engine failed, on approach to RAF Upper Heyford, Oxfordshire 20/7/1939. Struck off charge and became instructional airframe 1136M.

Sources:

1. Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999 (james J. Halley, Air Britain, 1983)
2. http://therealgreatescape.com/
3. http://aircrewremembered.com/blenheim-test.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 02:50 JINX Added
16-Aug-2013 02:51 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]
16-Oct-2013 04:15 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
12-Nov-2014 17:30 Charlie Harper Updated [Operator, Location]
24-Mar-2018 18:41 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Location, Source]
06-Oct-2018 06:35 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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