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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 19286
Last updated: 21 December 2019
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Time:15:10 LT
Type:Taylorcraft Auster AOP.IV
Owner/operator:660 (AOP) Squadron Royal Air Force (660 (AOP) Sqn RAF)
Registration: MS966
C/n / msn: 827
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:south of Nijmegen, Gelderland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
The aircraft had taken off at 14:30 hrs and was damaged by a friendly 3.7 shell south of Nijmegen.

The pilot, Captain R.A. Lee, managed to safely land at the airstrip near Heilig Landstichting.
The passenger however, succumbed to his/her injuries.


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Revision history:

17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
21-Dec-2019 20:07 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]

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