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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 191335
Last updated: 1 October 2019
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Date:09-JAN-1938
Time:day
Type:RFD Dagling Primary Glider
Owner/operator:North Lindsey Gliding Club
Registration: BGA...
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Clapgate, Appleby, near Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Kirton-in-Lindsay, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Dagling primary glider, North Lindsey Gliding Club: Crashed 9/1/38 following structural failure in flight at Clapgate, Appleby, near Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire. The pilot - Thomas Ernest Porter Cocking (aged 37) - was killed

Sources:

1. Lincolnshire Echo Lincolnshire, England 12 Jan 1938
2. http://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/r/C12209884
3. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/Acc1939.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Nov-2016 22:15 Dr.John Smith Added
14-Nov-2016 22:18 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator]
14-Nov-2016 22:18 Dr.John Smith Updated [Narrative]
09-Mar-2018 19:39 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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