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Hurricane IIB Z5668 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database] RAFCommands.com

 Hurricane IIB Z5668



Tippedup after tyre burst on landing and swung. Not repaired at Ambala 1 SFTS, lost More information in: RAFCommands.com Databases

Block 3/G, Gloster Aircraft Co, RR Merlin III or XX, July 1940 - Aug 1941 More information in: Dr. Colin James Pratt-Hooson's Hurricane Site

Sent to Far East. Tippedup after tyre burst on landing and swung. Not repaired at Ambala SOC Dt:1944-10-06 Units: 1 SFTS More information in: RAFCommands.com Databases

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  06 Oct 44 Aircraft Name  Hurricane IIC Serial Number  Z5668
Unit  1 SFTS Operating Airfield  Ambala Country  India
Aircrew details Plt Offr M U Haq
Details Aircraft met with an accident on landing owing to a violent swing of the aircraft. which was damaged beyond unit repair. Tippedup after tyre burst on landing and swung. Not repaired at Ambala
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Date of Crash  22 Oct 43 Aircraft Name  Hurricane Serial Number  Z5668
Unit  146 Sqdn Operating Airfield  Imphal Country  India
Aircrew details Sgt J W Larchet
Details Pranged his aircraft on landing at Imphal. Aircraft swung on landing and Damaged Cat 2
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