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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 212908
Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Date:17-OCT-1939
Time:
Type:Handley Page Hampden Mk I
Owner/operator:50 Squadron Royal Air Force (50 Sqn RAF)
Registration: L4080
MSN: VN-P
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Waddington, Lincolnshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Waddington, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Handley Page Hampden Mk.1 L4080 (VN-P) of 50 Squadron, RAF was damaged beyond economic repair 17/10/1939 when it collided with a hangar after suffering brake failure whilst taxiing at RAF Waddington, Lincolnshire. No injuries reported, Pilot was Pilot Officer R. Lloyd. Aircraft was a write-off

Sources:

1. Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999 (James J Halley, Air Britain, 1983)
2. http://www.no-50-and-no-61-squadrons-association.co.uk/app/download/5802508903/50+SQUADRON+ORB+1939+1943+Revision+1.pdf
3. http://www.planetrace.co.uk/1930-1939_35.html
4. http://www.bcar.org.uk/1939-incident-logs


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Jul-2018 18:39 Dr. John Smith Added
31-Oct-2018 14:45 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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