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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137327
Last updated: 22 October 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DOVE model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Devon C Mk1
Owner/operator:Royal Air Force (RAF)
Registration: VP964
MSN: 04257
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Kobberminebugt -   Greenland
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Narsarsuaq (BGBW), Greenland
Ditched into shallow water after being unable to locate the airfield. The crew and passengers escaped but the aircraft was covered by the rising tide. Wreckage was sold as G-AOIZ which was allocated in 1956 (see G-INFO) and cancelled as destroyed on 23 Sep 61


Revision history:

09-Jul-2011 12:49 TB Added
09-Jul-2011 14:59 TB Updated [Location, Destination airport]
20-Sep-2017 20:07 Anon. Updated [Location, Destination airport]
21-Sep-2019 09:43 MatthewC Updated [Narrative]

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