ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 162099
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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:23-OCT-1941
Time:18:30
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk I
Owner/operator:17 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (17 OTU RAF)
Registration: L1305
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF stn Chelveston, 5 miles E of Wellingborough, Northamptonshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Upwood, Cambridgeshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
T/o Upwood for a formation exercise but when the leader ordered the formation to break, Sgt Trigg became disorientated and at 1830 he forced-landed on the partially built airfield at Chelveston in Northamptonshire, wrecking his Blenheim in the process.
Crew:
Sgt R S TRIGG (pilot) RAFVR - OK


Sources:

http://www.rafupwood.co.uk/17otulosses.html


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Nov-2013 09:51 Nepa Added
13-Nov-2013 10:02 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description