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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 18376
Last updated: 14 January 2022
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Date:28-OCT-1960
Time:
Type:Auster J/5B Autocar
Owner/operator:Russell Littledale Wyham
Registration: G-AMMZ
MSN: 2948
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Brough, North Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Brough, North Yorkshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
On 4th November 1960 the piot of Auster G-AMMZ was involved in a mishap when, after taking off from an airstrip on Brough showfield, North Yorkshire, when he suffered engine failure. The aircraft struck a wire fence and then a hedge and overturned, one of his two passengers was trapped in the cockpit for a time before being released and taken to hospital.

Registration G-AMMZ belatedly cancelled by the CAA on 17/2/1964 as "PWFU"

Sources:

http://www.yorkshire-aircraft.co.uk/aircraft/planes/dales/nm213.html
http://www.auster.ukf.net/p29.htm
http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-AMMZ-2.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
26-Nov-2012 18:25 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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