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Hurricane IIB BG699 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database] RAFCommands.com

 Hurricane IIB BG699



261 Sqn, lost More information in: RAFCommands.com Databases

Block 4/G , Gloster Aircraft Limited , RR Merlin XX - Sept 1941 - Dec 1941 More information in: Dr. Colin James Pratt-Hooson's Hurricane Site

Sent to Far East. SOC Dt:1900-01-00 Units: 261 Sqn More information in: RAFCommands.com Databases

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  26 Jul 42 Aircraft Name  Hurricane II Serial Number  BG699
Unit  261 Sqdn Operating Airfield  China Bay Country  Ceylon
Aircrew details Sgt W H Chrystal
Details Four ac returned from scramble at 1155 hrs. BG699 port tyre burst and port wingtip, mainplane and aileron were damaged.
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Date of Crash  23 Oct 42 Aircraft Name  Hurricane II Serial Number  BG699
Unit  261 Sqdn Operating Airfield  China Bay Country  Ceylon
Aircrew details Plt Offr C G Robinson
Details Collided with Z5146 on landing as wind changed direction and forced hurricane to run into ground aircraft. both ac damaged but repairable
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