ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56797
Last updated: 21 April 2014
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.
Date:18-FEB-1938
Time:
Type:Fairey Gordon Mk I
Owner/operator:RAF 47 Sqn.
Registration: K2750
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Lira -   Uganda
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Lira
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Birdstrike at 50-100ft on climbout, stalled while attempting forced landing in clearing & DBF.

Sources:
Air Ministry Form 1180;
http://www.int-birdstrike.org/Athens_Papers/IBSC27%20WPI-2.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Dec-2008 14:25 WJR Added
19-Oct-2009 06:43 JINX Updated
Number of views: 604

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description