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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56797
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:18-FEB-1938
Time:
Type:Fairey Gordon Mk I
Owner/operator:47 Squadron Royal Air Force (47 Sqn RAF)
Registration: K2750
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Lira -   Uganda
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Lira
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Birdstrike at 50-100ft on climbout, stalled while attempting forced landing in clearing & DBF.

Sources:

Air Ministry Form 1180;
http://www.int-birdstrike.org/Athens_Papers/IBSC27%20WPI-2.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Dec-2008 14:25 WJR Added
19-Oct-2009 06:43 JINX Updated
12-Nov-2018 17:14 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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