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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 57348
Last updated: 12 October 2020
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Date:10-NOV-1965
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CNBR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
English Electric Canberra B.(I) 8
Owner/operator:3 Sqn RAF
Registration: WT330
C/n / msn: 71459
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Akrotiri Salt Lake, Limassol -   Cyprus
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Akrotiri, Cyprus (AKT/LCRA)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Written off 10/11/1965: During take off from Akrotiri, Cyprus the port engine failed. The pilot abandoned take off but the aircraft overshot the runway and ran into Akrotiri Salt Lake, Limassol

Struck off charge 18/03/1966 as Cat.5(c) at 131 MU Akrotiri. Wreck to the fire dump at RAF Akrotiri after recovery of components

Sources:

http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1965.htm
http://www.bywat.co.uk/gallb8.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Limassol_Salt_Lake


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Jan-2009 11:55 ASN archive Added
11-Apr-2013 21:50 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration]
11-Apr-2013 22:00 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Apr-2013 07:21 Nepa Updated [Operator]

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