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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 21223
Last updated: 28 January 2020
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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:661 Squadron Royal Air Force (661 Sqn RAF)
Registration: WK566
C/n / msn: C1/0585
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF stn Finningley, Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:RAF Topcliffe
Destination airport:RAF Kenley
Suffered a power loss due to carboned up spark plugs caused by incorrect settings. During an emergency landing at Finningley, Yorkshire the speed was too low and the aircraft slipped into the ground and broke off the undercarriage


Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999

Revision history:

18-Jun-2008 13:15 JINX Added
18-Aug-2010 02:49 penguin832 Updated [Source, Narrative]
09-Nov-2011 05:35 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source]
16-Feb-2012 01:43 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport]
08-Nov-2017 10:47 harro Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport]
09-Nov-2017 15:10 harro Updated [Destination airport]

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