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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 29125
Last updated: 15 December 2019
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Date:09-MAY-1971
Time:
Type:Slingsby T.31B Tandem Tutor
Owner/operator:Leeds Gliding Club
Registration: BGA 887
C/n / msn: 1217
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Pocklington, East Riding of Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Pocklington, North Yorkshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Written 9/5/1971 off when crashed at Pocklington, East Riding of Yorkshire. According to a contemporary report in "Yorkshire Air News" (June 1971): "On the 9th May a T31 owned by the Leeds Gliding Club crashed close to the airfield at Pocklington. The aircraft is a write off"

Sources:

1. http://t31club.com/t31_list.htm
2. Yorkshire Air News June 1971: https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/32778518/1971%2006.pdf
3. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/t31.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
09-May-2012 15:32 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
11-Aug-2015 13:36 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]

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