Hard landing Accident Slingsby T.31B Cadet TX.3 XE784, Thursday 18 January 1962
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Date:Thursday 18 January 1962
Type:Slingsby T.31B Cadet TX.3
Owner/operator:643 GS ATC RAF
Registration: XE784
MSN: 897
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Kirton-in-Lindsey, Lincolnshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Kirton-in-Lindsey, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:Kirton-in-Lindsey, Lincolnshire
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
C/no. 897:T.31B Cadet TX3 XE784 RAF. Built to contract No 6/Acft./9708/c.b.9b. Delivered to the Air Training Corps 27/10/53. To 643 Gliding School, ATC.

Written off 18/1/62: damaged beyond repair in a heavy landing, at RAF Kirton In Lindsey, Lincolnshire


1. http://t31club.com/t31_list.htm
2. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/t31.htm
3. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1962.htm
4. https://www.pprune.org/aviation-history-nostalgia/284073-air-cadet-gliding-pix-80s-pre-glass-8.html

Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
09-May-2012 13:47 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
14-Oct-2013 19:54 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
13-Jan-2016 08:52 Koumes Updated [Operator]

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