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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 68462
Last updated: 5 August 2020
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Date:24-NOV-1938
Time:night
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk I
Owner/operator:144 Squadron Royal Air Force (144 Sqn RAF)
Registration: K7121
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Hemswell, Lincolnshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Hemswell, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:RAF Hemswell
Narrative:
Bristol Blenheim Mk.1 K7121 of 144 Squadron, RAF: Written off (Damaged Beyond Repair) 24/11/38 after undershooting flare path & undercarriage leg collapsing on a night landing at RAF Hemswell, Lincolnshire. Relegated to be a GIA (Ground Instructional Airframe) 1246M in January 1939.

Sources:

1. Air Britain The K File The RAF of the 1930s
2. http://www.bcar.org.uk/1930s-incident-logs#1938


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Oct-2009 23:45 JINX Added
01-Jun-2013 16:45 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport]
02-Aug-2013 13:48 JINX Updated [Operator, Location, Source]
27-Nov-2014 15:45 Gloug Updated [Operator, Destination airport]
19-Mar-2018 21:27 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
19-Mar-2018 21:31 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
26-Sep-2018 09:44 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Operator]

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