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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56898
Last updated: 4 August 2019
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Date:02-OCT-1939
Time:
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk I
Owner/operator:113 Squadron Royal Air Force (113 Sqn RAF)
Registration: L8442
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Heliopolis, Alamza, Cairo -   Egypt
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Heliopolis, Alamza, Cairo, Egypt
Narrative:
Bristol Blenheim Mk.1 L8442, 113 Squadron, RAF: Written off (damaged beyond repair) 2 October 1939 when tyre burst on take-off, aircraft swung off the runway on landing, caught fire and Destroyed By Fire (burnt out) after undercarriage collapsed at RAF Heliopolis, Alamza, Cairo. No fatalities or injuries reported.

Crew: Pilot only known - Flight Lt (36074) John Walter DALLAMORE (pilot) RAF OK.

Sources:

1. Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000- L9999 (James J. Halley, Air Britain 1978 p 57)
2. http://113squadron.com/113_squadron_history.htm
3. http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/showthread.php?14326-No-113-Squadron-June-1940-(Mersa-Matruh)&styleid=3
4. http://113squadron.com/id25.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Jan-2009 09:43 JINX Added
26-Jun-2013 19:14 Nepa Updated [Operator, Narrative]
26-Jun-2013 19:15 Nepa Updated [Operator]
03-Aug-2013 11:59 JINX Updated [Operator, Source]
18-Aug-2013 15:01 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Country, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
20-Aug-2013 15:39 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
27-Nov-2014 15:09 Founes Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
06-Oct-2018 09:58 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Operator]
25-Jun-2019 22:34 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
25-Jun-2019 22:36 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]

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