Accident Auster J/1 Autocrat G-AIJF, Monday 29 August 1949
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Date:Monday 29 August 1949
Type:Silhouette image of generic J1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Auster J/1 Autocrat
Owner/operator:Teesside Flying Club Ltd
Registration: G-AIJF
MSN: 2304
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Greatham Airfield, West Hartlepool, County Durham -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Greatham Airfield, West Hartlepool
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Auster J/1 Autocrat G-AIJF: first registered (C of R 10726/1; C of R 9242) 15-4-1947 to Auster Aircraft Ltd., Rearsby, Leicestershire. Registration cancelled/lapsed 5-6-1947 upon sale. Re-registered (C of R 10726/2) on 13-6-47 to Percy Blamire, Coventry, Warwickshire. Registration cancelled/lapsed 9-3-1948 upon sale.

Re-regsitered (C of R 10726/3) 6-4-1948 to the Tees-side Flying Club Ltd, Greatham Airport, West Hartlepool, County Durham. Registration cancelled 5-5-1949 upon sale. Sold on and re-regsitered (C of R 10726/4) 17-5-1949 to Norman Wilson Charlton, Stockton-on-Tees, County Durham.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) 29-8-1949 when crashed on take-off from Greatham Airfield, West Hartlepool, County Durham.

Registration G-AIJF cancelled by the Air Ministry 29-8-1949 due to "destruction or permanent withdrawal from use of aircraft"



Revision history:

17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
07-Jan-2012 16:34 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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