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W6652

Oxford

Airspeed Oxford W6652, assigned to 312th Ferrying Squadron, 27th Air Transport Group, 8AF USAAF.

Service

Units

Places

  • Maghaberry

    Military site : airfield
    Built during 1941-42 as a training and factory airfield satellite to RAF Long Kesh, Maghaberry had three concrete runways, 17 pan and 14 loop type hardstandings, and two T2 hangars. Occupied by RAF Army Co-operation squadrons and Operational Training...

Events

Event Location Date
Crashed Maghaberry, Craigavon, Lisburn BT67, UK 19 February 1944

Taxiing accident Maghaberry/Sta 239 Cat 4 damage, pilot Lt Carl E Johnson, 19-Feb-44.

312FRS 27ATG 8AF.

Manufactured Christchurch, Dorset, UK

Built at Airspeed.

Delivered England, UK

Delivered to RAF MU.

Assigned Maghaberry, Craigavon, Lisburn BT67, UK

Assigned to 312th Ferrying Squadron, 27th Air Transport Group, 8AF USAAF.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
05 February 2016 20:05:51 Al_Skiff Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, manufacturer, description, events, unit associations, place associations and media associations
Sources

http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/dbasn.asp?SN=W6652

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