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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 17983
Last updated: 14 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic AUS6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Taylorcraft Auster AOP.6
Owner/operator:657 Squadron /1901 Flt Royal Air Force (657 Sqn /1901 Flt RAF)
Registration: VF638
MSN: 2839
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF stn Sennybridge, Brecon Beacons, Wales -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Sennybridge, Wales
Crashed on approach to Sennybridge, Brecon Beacons, South Wales.
A. C. Ross, a member of ground crew, was hit by the aircraft and died of injuries very shortly afterwards.

657 Squadron operations record book (at UK National Archives AIR-27-2534)

Revision history:

17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
25-Feb-2012 14:04 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
13-Aug-2012 02:23 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Destination airport]
29-Apr-2019 15:38 MarkC Updated [Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
05-Oct-2021 18:01 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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