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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 68656
Last updated: 18 September 2019
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Date:08-JAN-1938
Time:day
Type:Hawker Demon Mk I
Owner/operator:601 (County of London) Squadron Royal Air Force (601 (County of London) Sqn RAF)
Registration: K5722
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Upavon, Wiltshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Hendon, Middlesex
Destination airport:RAF Upavon, Wiltshire
Narrative:
Hawker Demon Mk.I K5722, 601 (County of London) Squadron, Royal Auxiliary Air Force, RAF Hendon: Written off (destroyed) 8/1/38 when engine failed and aircraft stalled emerging from cloud. Aircraft crashed at RAF UpAvon, Wiltshire, being Destroyed By Fire.

Sources:

1. Air Britain The K File The RAF of the 1930s


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Oct-2009 13:56 JINX Added
18-Jan-2012 06:32 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Source]
06-Jul-2013 05:48 JINX Updated [Operator, Location, Source]
01-Aug-2013 21:18 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location]
02-Aug-2013 13:19 JINX Updated [Operator, Location]
02-Aug-2013 13:19 JINX Updated [Operator, Location]
03-Aug-2013 15:42 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location]
04-Aug-2013 15:03 JINX Updated [Operator, Location]
24-Aug-2013 09:18 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
24-Aug-2013 18:09 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
01-Mar-2014 22:30 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Phase]
29-Sep-2014 02:47 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
14-Oct-2014 14:54 T.Taylor Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Phase]
06-Jan-2016 15:09 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
07-Jan-2016 20:19 Xindel XXL Updated [Operator]
07-Jan-2016 20:42 AlLah Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
22-Jan-2016 06:21 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
05-Mar-2016 14:04 J.Cryer Updated [Operator]
09-Mar-2018 13:58 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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