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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 94205
Last updated: 18 June 2021
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Date:02-JUN-1959
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CNBR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
English Electric Canberra B.6
Owner/operator:139 (Jamaica) Squadron Royal Air Force (139 (Jamaica) Sqn RAF)
Registration: WT304
MSN: 71421
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:El Adem -   Libya
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Luqa, Malta
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Written off 02/06/1959:Flew into the ground at El Adem, Libya while on a night target marking exercise. The three crew were killed

Sources:

http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1959.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Apr-2013 02:36 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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