ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 25046
Last updated: 3 September 2014
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Date:02-JAN-1941
Time:
Type:Curtiss Mohawk Mk IV
Owner/operator:2 FPP, RAF
Registration: AR658
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:2.5 miles northwest of Wroughton -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:

Crashed after colliding with cables on a ferry flight. The pilot was severely injured and died four days later.

Captain Herbert John Horsey, Air Transport Auxiliary, R.I.P.

Sources:
http://www.raf-lichfield.co.uk/ATA%20Casualties.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
02-Feb-2012 09:42 Nepa Updated [Operator, Phase, Nature]
19-Sep-2013 00:14 angels one five Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Phase, Source, Damage, Narrative]
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