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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 66484
Last updated: 29 April 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic PA23 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-23-150 Apache
Owner/operator:Finance & General Hire Company Limited
Registration: G-ARLJ
MSN: 23-127
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Biggin Hill Airport, Biggin Hill, Bromley, Kent -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Biggin Hill Airport, Biggin Hill, Bromley, Kent (BQH/EGKB)
Destination airport:
First civil registered in the UK (C of R R.7206/1) as G-ARLJ on 8.6.61 to Keegan Aviation Ltd., Panshanger, Hertfordshire. Registration canceled/lapsed 29.6.61 upon sale

Sold on and re-registered (C of R R,72062) 13.10.61 to Finance & General Hire Company Limited., Bromley, Kent

Written off (destroyed) 10.3.63 in a take off accident at Biggin Hill Airport, Biggin Hill, Bromley, Kent. Registration G-ARLJ cancelled as "aircraft destroyed" 1.4.63.


1. Wreckage of G-ARLJ at Biggin Hill March 1963:
4. G-ARLJ at Eastleigh, Southampton, 1962:


Revision history:

20-Jul-2009 01:05 VHKDK Added
29-Jul-2012 16:27 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
29-Oct-2019 18:15 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type]
07-Mar-2020 18:12 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
07-Mar-2020 18:13 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]

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