Accident Bristol Blenheim Mk I L8456, Thursday 16 January 1941
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Date:Thursday 16 January 1941
Type:Silhouette image of generic BLEN model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Bristol Blenheim Mk I
Owner/operator:8 Sqn RAF
Registration: L8456
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:10 miles N of Ras el Bir -   Djibouti
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Crashed during forced landing.


Air Britain RAF Aircraft L1000 - N9999

Revision history:

21-Oct-2009 13:11 JINX Added
21-Jan-2012 08:02 Nepa Updated [Operator, Source]
21-Jan-2012 08:02 Nepa Updated [Source]
05-Jul-2013 09:40 JINX Updated [Operator, Source]
15-Dec-2014 15:24 Jixon Updated [Operator]
09-Oct-2018 17:09 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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