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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 29832
 
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Date:01-JUL-1995
Time:
Type:Slingsby T.21B Sedburgh TX.1
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: BGA 3297
MSN: 643/MH003
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Crowland, Lincolnshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Crowland, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Built by Martin Hearn at Hooton Park under sub-contract (Slingsby c/no. 643; Martin Hearn c/no. MH003): delivered 18/11/1949 to Air Training Corps as WB976. Servied with 642 GS, RAF Rufforth, 30/11/50. Thence to 611 VGS, Swanton Morley. Struck off charge and sold 22/08/1985; to BGA3297.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) when crashed after elevator linkage failed, at Crowland, Lincolnshire, 1/7/1985

Sources:

http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/t21.htm
http://www.mar.co.uk/cms/upload/@MAR.pdf
https://forum.keypublishing.com/showthread.php?105812-Slingsby-T-21-s-WB976-WB983-amp-WB986
https://www.pprune.org/aviation-history-nostalgia/284073-air-cadet-gliding-pix-80s-pre-glass-11.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
07-Oct-2012 13:34 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
04-Sep-2013 16:55 Anon. Updated [Total occupants]
30-Nov-2022 07:34 Ron Averes Updated [Aircraft type]

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