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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 144177
Last updated: 18 September 2021
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Type:Auster T.7
Owner/operator:654 Sqn Brit. AAC
Registration: WE569
MSN: 3732
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Hildesheim, Lower Saxony -   Germany
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Hildesheim, Germany
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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