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Narrative:Ex-RAF LB319: as such, was the prototype Auster AOP.III. It was tested at the Aeroplane & Armament Experimental Establishment in 1943-44. It was sold on the 1/1/1946 and became G-AGZN on 3/1/1946.
|Type:||Taylorcraft Auster Plus D|
|Operator:||William Horace Ledbetter|
|C/n / msn:|| 178|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||near Rearsby, Leicestershire -
|Phase:|| En route|
|Departure airport:||Rearsby, Leicestershire|
|Destination airport:||Wallsall, Staffordshire|
Written off (damaged beyond repair) when crashed into a pylon near Rearsby, Leicestershire on 25/1/1948. Registration G-AGZN cancelled as "destroyed" 25/1/1948
http://www.auster.ukf.net/p01.htm http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-AGZN.pdf http://britishaviation-ptp.com/auster1.html http://www.airpages.ru/img/aop.jpg http://ws-clave.deviantart.com/art/Auster-I-651-Sqn-1-145217757 http://newsgroups.derkeiler.com/Archive/Rec/rec.aviation.military/2007-03/msg01984.html
British Civil Aircraft Registers 1919-1999.
Compiled by Michael Austen
Air Britain (Historians) Ltd. 1999.
ISBN 0 85130 281 5
||Updated [Country, Source, Narrative]|
||Dr. John Smith
||Updated [Date, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]|
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