Accident Gloster Meteor T Mk 7 WH220, Monday 18 January 1954
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Date:Monday 18 January 1954
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic METR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Gloster Meteor T Mk 7
Owner/operator:75 Sqn RAF
Registration: WH220
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:RAF Ta' Qali -   Malta
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Ta' Qali
Destination airport:RAF Ta' Qali
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Crashed on take-off for target towing.
Crew:
F/O R.C. HUNT (pilot) RAF seriously injured.
LAC M.J. HENNESSY (pax.) - killed.

Sources:

Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Jun-2008 20:19 JINX Added
10-Dec-2012 11:55 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Aug-2013 22:39 JINX Updated [Operator]
13-Aug-2013 22:39 JINX Updated [Operator]
12-May-2015 17:00 BlB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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