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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22185
Last updated: 10 April 2019
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Date:09-SEP-1940
Time:04:53
Type:Armstrong Whitworth Whitley Mk V
Owner/operator:10 Squadron Royal Air Force (10 Sqn RAF)
Registration: P5094
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Leeming, North Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Leeming, Yorkshire
Narrative:
ZA-B) The aircraft took off at 0006hrs and was returning from operations on Ostend when during its landing it overshot the runway and ran through the fence and ended up astride the Great North Road, caught fire and then burnt out
Crew:
P/O J C Cairns RAFVR pilot injured
Sgt V Snell RAFVR pilot ok
P/O F R Goddard RAFVR observer ok
Sgt R E Nicholson RAFVR wireless operator ok
Sgt A S Shand RAFVR air gunner ok

Sources:

ORB 10 Sqdn RAF


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Aug-2008 23:22 Anon. Added
03-Jun-2015 07:03 Rata Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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