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Last updated: 26 October 2021
Date:Friday 20 February 1942
Type:de Havilland DH.86A Express
Operator:Royal Navy - Fleet Air Arm (FAA)
Registration: N6246
MSN: 2343
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:at an unknown location (   Unknown country)
Phase: Standing (STD)
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
Destroyed in hangar fire. May 1942 has also been reported as the date of the loss.

Hangar / ground fire
Damaged on the ground

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