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)


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

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