Lancaster PB762 (17/10/1945)

Lancaster PB762 was being utilised for Operation Dodge on 17th October 1945

Its crew comprised:

  • JF Carsons (Pilot)
  • Others?

The AM Form 1180 shows that whilst at Tibbenham “running up, aircraft started to swing to port; starboard inner closed and brake applied; aircraft swung starboard and port wing tip hit the rudder of a parked aircraft. (Pilot failed to ensure that chocks were in place before starting up)


AM Form 78

The AM Form 78 shows that the aircraft was classified as Cat FA/AC on 17th October 1945; it was returned to the squadron on 7th March 1946