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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 18077
Last updated: 10 February 2020
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Date:07-AUG-1947
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic AUS6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Auster AOP.6 floatplane
Owner/operator:MAEE RAF
Registration: VF517
C/n / msn: 2286
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Felixstowe, Harbour, Suffolk, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Felixstowe, Suffolk
Narrative:
Auster AOP.6, coverted to floatplane: written off when starboard float collapsed on landing at Felixstowe Harbour, Suffolk

Sources:

http://austerhg.org/gallery/main.php?g2_itemId=1355
http://www.auster.ukf.net/p22.htm
www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=VF


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
22-Feb-2012 12:51 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
06-Mar-2015 06:37 Charlie Harper Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport]

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