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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 21015
Last updated: 1 December 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic CNBR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
English Electric Canberra B.2
Owner/operator:104 Squadron Royal Air Force (104 Sqn RAF)
Registration: WH640
MSN: 71112
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:2 miles west of RAF GŁtersloh, North Rhine-Westphalia. -   Germany
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:RAF GŁtersloh (GUT/ETUO)
Destination airport:RAF GŁtersloh (G)
WH640 - Written off 24.9.1955: Sank into ground on night overshoot at RAF GŁtersloh, West Germany, and crashed 2 miles West of the airfield. All three crew killed.


Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999

Revision history:

12-Jun-2008 19:26 JINX Added
17-Aug-2011 12:18 Uli Elch Updated [Location, Source]
04-Apr-2013 19:59 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
08-Apr-2013 20:53 Nepa Updated [Operator]
12-Aug-2014 16:10 Pepa Updated [Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
28-Oct-2019 19:33 Uli Elch Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
05-Nov-2019 22:01 Anon. Updated [Operator, Operator]
05-Feb-2020 11:30 stehlik49 Updated [Location, Destination airport, Operator]

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