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Last updated: 18 May 2019
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Date:15-MAR-1993
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic hpvi model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Handley Page Victor B.2
Owner/operator:55 Squadron Royal Air Force (55 Sqn RAF)
Registration: XH671
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Marham, Norfolk (KNF/EGYM) -   United Kingdom
Phase: Standing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Marham Norfolk (KNF/EGYM)
Destination airport:RAF Marham Norfolk (KNF/EGYM)
Narrative:
The main cabin door and the surrounds were damaged beyond repair in a pressure test. The aircraft was not repaired (deemed to be damaged beyond economical repair) because the type was approaching the end of its service life

Struck off charge as Cat.5(Scrap) and sold for scrap on 1/12/1993 to Birds Commercial Metals of Stratford-upon-Avon

Sources:

1. Air Britain: RAF Aircraft XA100 - XZ999, published 2001
2. Handley Page Victor: The Crescent-Winged V-Bomber (Aerofax)
3. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1993.htm
4. http://web.archive.org/web/20160303210250/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/Aircraft_by_Type/Victor.htm
5. http://web.archive.org/web/20170416013620/http://millionmonkeytheater.com:80/Victor.html
6. http://www.airsceneuk.org.uk/hangar/2002/victor/survivors/xh67194.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Aug-2011 08:53 Uli Elch Added
07-May-2012 13:55 harro Updated [Source, Embed code]
11-Oct-2012 15:51 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
06-Jan-2013 14:36 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location]
18-Oct-2013 17:59 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code]

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