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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 141488
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Type:Airspeed Oxford Mk I
Owner/operator:RAF College
Registration: L4627
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Cranwell, Lincolnshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:RAF Cranwell, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:RAF Cranwell, Lincolnshire
Airspeed AS-10 Oxford Mk.I L4627 of the RAF College, Cranwell. Written off (damaged beyond repair) in a landing accident at RAF Cranwell, Lincolnshire on 10 October 1939. The aircraft was written off after the pilot, L/AC P. A.C. Sibley. held off too high whilst landing. The starboard wing dropped and hit the ground, damaging the aircraft beyond repair. All three crew on board were uninjured.


1. Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999 (James J. Halley, Air Britain, published 1991)

Revision history:

03-Jan-2012 11:16 Uli Elch Added
10-Aug-2017 21:41 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Nov-2019 18:40 Anon. Updated [Operator, Operator]
17-Dec-2019 18:26 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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