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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 47981
Last updated: 23 July 2020
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Date:05-DEC-1956
Time:
Type:Gloster Meteor NF11
Owner/operator:Belgische Luchtmacht
Registration: EN-14
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Nr. Sart-lez-Spa -   Belgium
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
During a radar testflight in preparation for a nightflight the pilot is caught out by some bad weather and low cloud. The pilot continues to fly low and flies into the ground. Both occupants die in the crash.
Crew: 1Sgt.vl. Jeroom Janssens & 1Sgt.nav. Jacques Pairoux

Sources:

http://belmilac.wetpaint.com/page/Gloster+%28Armstrong+Withworth%29+Meteor+NF.11
http://gite-ardennais.com/fagnesmonumentsaviateurs.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Nov-2008 10:15 ASN archive Added
29-Apr-2009 12:58 MikeG Updated
02-May-2017 19:11 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]

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