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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 20404
Last updated: 13 February 2020
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Date:26-APR-1952
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk T.10
Owner/operator:Edinburgh UAS Royal Air Force (Edinburgh UAS RAF)
Registration: WB603
C/n / msn: C1/0044
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Turnhouse, near Edinburgh, Midlothian -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Edinburgh-Turnhouse Airport (EDI/EGPH)
Destination airport:Edinburgh-Turnhouse Airport (EDI/EGPH)
Narrative:
Delivered to the RAF on 31/03/1950. Written off 26/04/1952: Hit wires on approach to RAF Turnhouse, Edinburgh, Midlothian, and lost wing.

Formally struck off charge as Cat.5(scrap) same day

Sources:

Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999
http://www.dhcchipmunk.com/0044.html
www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=WB


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Jun-2008 16:01 JINX Added
07-Jun-2008 22:04 JINX Updated
15-Mar-2013 13:48 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Feb-2020 07:36 Iwosh Updated [Operator, Nature, Operator]

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