ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 30731
Last updated: 18 April 2014
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Date:09-SEP-1941
Time:
Type:Lockheed Hudson
Owner/operator:1 (Coastal) OTU, RAF
Registration: N7337
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Barrule, Isle of Man -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Silloth, Cumberland
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The crew were on a training flight from Silloth in Cumbria. They had been briefed to remain in areas free of fog and low cloud, however the aircraft ended up in low cloud. People living in the villages to the east of North Barrule heard the aircraft fly over head and then the sound of the aircraft crashing. The aircraft burst into flames and was completely destroyed, killing all 4 crew

Sources:
www.peakdistrictaircrashes.co.uk/pages/isleofman/iomn7337.htm
www.baaa-acro.com/archives/1941-JUL-DEC.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
11-Dec-2012 09:38 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
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