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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 29566
Last updated: 20 December 2019
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Date:12-JUL-1955
Time:
Type:Slingsby T.31B Cadet TX.3
Owner/operator:125 GS ATC Royal Air Force (125 GS ATC RAF)
Registration: XA283
C/n / msn: 825
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Langley, near Slough, Berkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Langley, Berkshire
Destination airport:Langley, Berkshire
Narrative:
C/no. 825 T.31B Cadet TX3 XA283 RAF. Contract No 6/Acft./6023/c.b.8a. Delivered 9/6/52 tp the Air Training Corps. Issued to 125 Gliding School, Air Training Corps.

Written off 12/7/55 when crashed on take off at Langley Airfield, near Slough, Berkshire. Damaged airframe recovered by (and to) 71 MU RAF Bicester, Oxfordshire where struck off charge as Cat.5(scrap) 1/8/55

Sources:

http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/t31.htm
www.ukserials.com
http://t31club.com/t31_list.htm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Langley,_Berkshire#Langley_Airfield
https://www.pprune.org/aviation-history-nostalgia/284073-air-cadet-gliding-pix-80s-pre-glass-8.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
09-May-2012 11:43 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Damage, Narrative]
09-May-2012 12:08 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
10-May-2012 13:26 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source, Narrative]
13-Jan-2016 08:47 Koumes Updated [Operator, Narrative]

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