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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 210696
Last updated: 20 June 2019
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Date:02-MAY-1922
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic BFIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol F.2b
Owner/operator:5 FTS Royal Air Force (5 FTS RAF)
Registration: D7804
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Shotwick, Flintshire, Wales. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Shotwick, Flintshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Bristol F.2b Fighter D7804, 5 FTS, RAF Shotwick: Written off (destroyed) 2/5/22 when went out of control and spun into the ground at RAF Shotwick, Flintshire. One of the crew of two was killed, the other injured

AC.2 Samuel Thompson (aged 19) killed
Pilot Officer Ian Patrick Anderson (pilot) injured

Sources:

1. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/Acc1925.htm
2. http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/showthread.php?17098-RAF-fatalities-1922


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-May-2018 16:19 Dr. John Smith Added
23-Nov-2018 16:51 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Operator]
02-Feb-2019 18:42 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type]

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