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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 210691
Last updated: 27 June 2019
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Date:07-APR-1922
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic BFIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol F.2b
Owner/operator:2 FTS Royal Air Force (2 FTS RAF)
Registration: F4420
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Chettisham Hill, near Ely, Cambridgeshire, England -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Duxford, Cambridgeshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Bristol F.2b Fighter F4420, 2 FTS, RAF Duxford: Written off (destroyed) 7/4/22 when crashed at Chettisham Hill, near Ely, Cambridgeshire. Pilot - Pilot Officer George Hopkins (aged 23) - was killed

Sources:

1. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/Acc1925.htm
2. http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/showthread.php?17098-RAF-fatalities-1922
3. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chettisham


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-May-2018 15:57 Dr. John Smith Added
23-Nov-2018 16:50 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Operator]
02-Feb-2019 18:44 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type]

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