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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 30638
Last updated: 20 November 2019
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Date:13-APR-1968
Time:
Type:Slingsby T.31B Cadet TX.3
Owner/operator:636 VGS ATC Royal Air Force (636 VGS ATC RAF)
Registration: XA312
C/n / msn: 854
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Fairwood Common, Swansea, South Wales -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Fairwood Common, Swansea, South Wales )SWS/EGFH)
Destination airport:Fairwood Common, South Wales (SWS/EGFH)
Narrative:
Written off in a flying accident at Fairwood Common, Swansea, South Wales on 13/4/68.Struck off charge as Cat.5(G/I) and allocated to ground instructional use as 8876M.

XA312 was later rebuilt as a static exhibition airframe with the spurious serial "VM791". During 2009 it was still extant and in the museum at RAF Manston, Kent

Sources:

1. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1968.htm
2. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/t31.htm
3. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/t31.htm
4. http://www.rafmanston.co.uk/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
10-May-2012 15:04 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
29-Jun-2013 07:33 nemcupavel Updated [Operator]
29-Jun-2013 10:59 Nepa Updated [Operator]
21-Jul-2013 05:06 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
05-Nov-2019 17:54 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Operator]

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