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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 86494
Last updated: 15 April 2020
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Date:16-JUL-1953
Time:
Type:Gloster Meteor F Mk.8
Owner/operator:77 Sqn RAAF
Registration: A77-860
C/n / msn: WK670
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Kimpo -   South Korea
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:K-13 Kimpo AB
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A77-860 crashed and burned just after taking off from Kimpo Airfield.
The pilot was killed.
Crew:
Sqdn-Ldr Leonard T. McGlinchey RAF (on exchange), killed in a flying accident.
R.I.P.

Sources:

http://www.dtic.mil/dpmo/korea/reports/air/
http://www.adf-gallery.com.au/.au/2a77.shtml


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-May-2013 06:55 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Registration]
10-May-2013 07:00 angels one five Updated [Registration, Operator, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Jul-2013 16:48 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]

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