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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 164827
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Date:30-JUN-1961
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic METR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Gloster Meteor T Mk 7
Owner/operator:728 NAS FAA RN
Registration: WS115
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RNAS Hal Far -   Malta
Phase: Standing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RNAS Hal Far, Malta
Destination airport:
Narrative:
On 30/06/1961, WS115 ("HF-574") a Gloster Meteor T.Mk.7 of 728 NAS FAA RN was declared a write off (damaged beyond economical repair) after a fire in the port wheel bay during engine start at Hal Far, Malta. Struck off charge as Cat.5(c) 4/8/1961 at Hal Far as spares and produce

Sources:

1. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1961.htm
2. http://www.aviationinmalta.com/MilitaryAviation/AccidentsMilitary/19601969/tabid/652/language/en-US/Default.aspx
3. http://www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=WS


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Mar-2014 01:56 Dr. John Smith Added

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