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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 20030
Last updated: 3 December 2019
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Date:09-APR-1938
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic ANSN model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro Anson Mk I
Owner/operator:9 FTS Royal Air Force (9 FTS RAF)
Registration: L7066
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Heddington, 3 miles south of Calne, Wiltshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Heddington, Wiltshire
Destination airport:RAF Hullavington, Chippenham, Wiltshire
Narrative:
Avro Anson Mk. I L7066 of 9 FTS, RAF Hullavington: Written off 9/4/38 when, during the take off run at RAF Heddington, 3 miles (5 km) south of Calne, Wiltshire, an engine failed. The aircraft went out of control, veered off runway and collided with a fence. While both pilots were slightly injured, the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.

Sources:

1. Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999
2. https://www.baaa-acro.com/crash/crash-avro-652-anson-i-raf-heddington


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-May-2008 15:19 JINX Added
19-Mar-2012 05:32 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
23-Jul-2013 15:19 JINX Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source]
12-Jan-2016 20:18 JIXN Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport]
11-Mar-2018 22:33 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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