Incident Armstrong Whitworth Whitley Mk I K7249,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22191
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Date:Monday 2 September 1940
Type:Silhouette image of generic whtl model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Armstrong Whitworth Whitley Mk I
Owner/operator:10 OTU RAF
Registration: K7249
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:RAF Burtonwood, Lancashire, England -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Burtonwood, Lancashire
The aircraft was damaged during an air test on 2 September 1940. Presumably repaired, as not struck off charge until July 1943, when relegated to a Ground Instructional Air Frame 3339M. (K7249 served with 9 AGS (Air Gunnery School) at RAF Stormy Down, Port Talbot, from 28. 5.42. On 12.10.42 the Whitley was transferred 1 RS (Radio School) RAF Cranwell, Lincolnshire)


1. Royal Air Force Aircraft K1000-K9999 (James J. Halley, Air Britain, 1976 p 59)
2. p 100

Revision history:

04-Aug-2008 23:22 Anon. Added
01-Mar-2019 17:34 stehlik49 Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
13-Oct-2019 22:55 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
13-Oct-2019 22:56 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
27-Oct-2019 22:31 Anon. Updated [Operator, Operator]
28-Jul-2023 09:43 Nepa Updated [[Operator, Operator]]

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