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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 66484
Last updated: 29 April 2021
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Date:10-MAR-1963
Time:day
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
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Biggin Hill Airport, Biggin Hill, Bromley, Kent (BQH/EGKB)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
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.

Sources:

1. Wreckage of G-ARLJ at Biggin Hill March 1963: https://abpic.co.uk/pictures/view/1006950/
2. http://cwsprduksumbraco.blob.core.windows.net/g-info/HistoricalLedger/G-ARLJ.pdf
3. http://sussexhistoryforum.co.uk/index.php?topic=15794.0
4. G-ARLJ at Eastleigh, Southampton, 1962: https://abpic.co.uk/pictures/view/1597345
5. https://www.airliners.net/photo/Untitled/Piper-PA-23-150-Apache/1119918/L

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
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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