Incident Auster T.7 WE569,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 144177
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Date:Sunday 3 January 1960
Type:Auster T.7
Owner/operator:654 Sqn Brit. AAC
Registration: WE569
MSN: 3732
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Hildesheim, Lower Saxony -   Germany
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Hildesheim, Germany
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The pilot was instructed to hold his approach due to bad weather at base, Hildesheim, West Germany. He was forced to land in a field near Hildesheim, when the weather closed in, causing the aircraft to tip onto its nose and turn over.

Damaged aircraft sold to Beagle-Auster Aircraft Ltd 12/10/1961. Rebuilt as Beagle A.61 Terrier 2 G-ASAJ, with new c/no B.605, and first registered as such 26/6/1962. By 1982, although still a civilian aircraft, it had been restored to its original military makings as "WE569"



Revision history:

02-Mar-2012 13:19 Dr. John Smith Added
19-Sep-2012 14:20 Nepa Updated [Operator]
25-Sep-2012 02:23 Nepa Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
03-Sep-2013 20:11 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
12-Aug-2014 09:48 SIS07 Updated [Operator]
21-Feb-2020 18:18 Xindel XL Updated [Operator, Operator]

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