Accident Blackburn Beverley C.1 XL132, Thursday 17 May 1962
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Date:Thursday 17 May 1962
Type:Silhouette image of generic bevl model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Blackburn Beverley C.1
Owner/operator:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registration: XL132
MSN: 1033
Year of manufacture:1957
Engine model:Bristol Centaurus 173
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Chichester Harbour -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Thorney Island RAF Station
An engine caught fire, forcing the crew to ditch the Beverley in Chichester Harbour.


Broken Wings : Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents / James J. Halley
The Beverley Association
UK Serials Resource Centre


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