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AS732

Oxford

Airspeed Oxford AS732, assigned to 74th Service Squadron, 42nd Service Group, 9AF USAAF.

Service

Aircraft

  • AB650

    Oxford
    Airspeed Oxford AB650, assigned to 1st Pathfinder Sqn, 9AF USAAF.

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Places

  • Andrews Field

    Military site : airfield
    The base was known as Great Saling when construction – by US Army engineers – began in 1942 but was renamed Andrews Field in honour of the memory of Gen. Frank M. Andrews, who was killed when the B-24 he was travelling in crash-landed in Iceland on 3...

Events

Event Location Date
Crashed 30 April 1944

Taxiing accident Andrews Fld/Sta 485 Cat 3 damage, parked A/C, 30-Apr-44. Taxiied into by Oxford AB650.

74SerS 42SerG 9AF

Manufactured Christchurch, Dorset, UK

Built at Airspeed.

Delivered England, UK

Delivered to RAF MU.

Assigned Andrewsfield Aviation Ltd, Dunmow, Essex CM6, UK

Assigned to 74th Service Squadron, 42nd Service Group, 9AF USAAF.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
07 February 2016 17:05:54 Al_Skiff Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, description, events, aircraft associations, unit associations, place associations and media associations
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http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/dbasn.asp?SN=AS732&Submit4=Go

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