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Hurricane IIB BG995 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database] RAFCommands.com

 Hurricane IIB BG995



Engine cut, BL 8m E of Mardan 151 OTU, 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. Engine cut, BL 8m E of Mardan SOC Dt:1944-04-19 Units: 151 OTU More information in: RAFCommands.com Databases

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  19 Apr 44 Aircraft Name  Hurricane Serial Number  BG995
Unit  151 OTU Operating Airfield  Risalpur Country  India
Aircrew details Plt Offr Khan
Details failed to switch tanks - Force Landed Wheels Up, BL 8m E of Mardan
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Date of Crash  17 Jul 43 Aircraft Name  Hurricane IIB Serial Number  BG995
Unit  22 FC Operating Airfield  Delhi Country  
Aircrew details F Sgt BROWN
Details Forcelanded 60m N of Delhi. Pilot safe. FL due to alck of fuel and with undercarraige retracted. Propelleror damaged, flaps, air filter, radiator tail wheel broken off . Pitot head bent. Met Staff issued wrong report .
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Date of Crash  28 Nov 43 Aircraft Name  Hurricane IIC Serial Number  BG995
Unit  22 FC Operating Airfield  Delhi Country  
Aircrew details F Sgt E Ball
Details On a flight from Delhi to Lahore. Pilot got lost and was forced to land owing to petrol shortage. Undercarraige and air intake seriously damaged. Wing tips slightly damaged
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