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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 193391
Last updated: 30 November 2021
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Date:12-JAN-1945
Time:
Type:Percival Proctor IV
Owner/operator:4 RS Royal Air Force (4 RS RAF)
Registration: NP216
MSN: H.612
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Corn Du, Brecon Beacons -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Madley
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Descended into the mountain in cloud trying to get a position fix killing the pilot:
Flt/Lt E.P.J.A Thomas (130198)
The injured trainee operator managed to make his way down to the Storey Arms for help:
AC2 F.Stokes

Sources:

ystradgynlais-history.co.uk


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Feb-2017 18:26 ORD Added
29-Nov-2018 09:30 Nepa Updated [Operator, Nature, Operator]
12-Jul-2019 15:50 A.J.Scholten Updated [Cn]

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