Canberra WH918 (April 1959)

WH918 was being utilised for a lone ranger from 6th April 1959 to 20th April 1959

Its crew comprised:

  • GW Rippin
  • GR Brown
  • NL Hartland
  • T Wall

The squadron’s Operations Record Book shows: F/O Rippin suffered an explosive decompression at 48000ft while on route from Khartoum to Nairobi. The flight was continued to Eastleigh at 32000ft and no crew members were injured.