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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 67694
Last updated: 5 June 2019
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Date:18-NOV-1968
Time:
Type:Slingsby T.31B
Owner/operator:Slingsby Sailplanes Ltd
Registration: BGA 851
C/n / msn: 31/58/036
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kirkbymoorside, North Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Standing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Kirkbymoorside, North Yorkshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
One of several gliders (some sources say up to 44) gliders destroyed by a fire at the Slingsby Sailplanes factory at Kirkbymoorside, North Yorkshire on 18/11/1968.

Sources:

www.bpg.flyer.co.uk/BGA.xls
http://www.yorkshire-aircraft.co.uk/aircraft/planes/ryedale/fire.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Apr-2012 01:22 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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