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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 71977
Last updated: 25 February 2021
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Date:07-JAN-1952
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic MOSQ model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito T.Mk III
Owner/operator:228 Operational Conversion Unit Royal Air Force (228 OCU RAF)
Registration: HJ993
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF stn Leeming, North Yorkshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Leeming, North Yorkshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Mosquito HJ993: Written off (damaged beyond repair) when swung off the runway on take-off and undercarriage collapsed at RAF Leeming, North Yorkshire 7.1.1952
Crew: Both Ok

Sources:

1. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/_DH98%20prodn%20list.txtt
2. Last Take-off: A Record of RAF Aircraft Losses 1950 to 1953 Colin Cummings p 211
3. Royal Air Force Aircraft HA100-HZ999 (James J Halley, Air Britain)
4. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/_DH98%20prodn%20list.txt
5. http://www.adf-serials.com.au/mosquito.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Jan-2010 00:08 NePa Added
02-Mar-2012 11:57 Nepa Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Jun-2014 16:39 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
11-Jul-2014 05:24 Paix Updated [Source, Narrative]
21-Jul-2015 19:47 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Location]
15-Mar-2019 18:33 Nepa Updated [Narrative, Operator]
08-Sep-2019 09:56 Nepa Updated [Narrative, Operator]
21-Feb-2021 20:59 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
25-Feb-2021 09:55 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Narrative, Operator]

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