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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 29360
Last updated: 28 March 2019
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Date:05-MAY-1965
Time:
Type:Slingsby T.31B Cadet TX.3
Owner/operator:662 VGS Air Training Cadets Royal Air Force (662 VGS Air Training Cadets RAF)
Registration: XE796
C/n / msn: 909
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RNAS Arbroath, Angus, Scotland -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RNAS Arbroath, Angus, Scotland
Destination airport:RNAS Arbroath, Angus, Scotland
Narrative:
C/no 909: T.31B Cadet TX3 XE796 RAF. Built to contract No 6/Acft./9708/c.b.9b. Delivered to Air Training Corps 21/12/53. Issued to 662 VGS, Air Training Corps

Written off 5/5/65: collided with another Slingsby T.31B Cadet TX.3 of 662 VGS (WT916) and crashed at RNAS Arbroath, Angus, Scotland

Sources:

https://www.pprune.org/aviation-history-nostalgia/284073-air-cadet-gliding-pix-80s-pre-glass-8.html
http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/t31.htm
http://t31club.com/t31_list.htm
http://www.ukserials.com/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
10-May-2012 12:18 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
28-Jun-2013 07:35 Nepa Updated [Operator, Narrative]

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