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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 202317
Last updated: 15 October 2021
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Type:Short Stirling Mk I
Owner/operator:15 Squadron Royal Air Force (15 Sqn RAF)
Registration: W7511
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Wyton, Huntingdonshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:RAF Wyton, Cambridgeshire
Destination airport:
Crashed almost immediately on take off after developing an uncontrolled swing. The aircraft came to a stop and a fire broke out in one of the engines on the port wing. No serious injuries reported. It is not known if there were other crew members on board.

Flt Sgt J J Rigby RCAF


Bomber Command Losses 1942.

Revision history:

29-Nov-2017 17:07 Red Dragon Added
06-Nov-2018 20:47 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Damage, Operator]

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