Canberra WJ635 was being utilised for a Gee H Bombing Exercise on 7th December 1959.
Its crews comprised:
- DH Betts (Pilot)
- FA Debelle (Navigator)
- DR Somero-Joce? (Observer)
The squadron’s Operations Record Book shows “Aircraft was forced to carry out a “wheels up” landing at Upwood due to malfunction of the port main wheel undercarriage leg. A successful forced landing was made and no crew members were injured”