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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 210696
Last updated: 20 June 2019
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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
Departure airport:RAF Shotwick, Flintshire
Destination airport:
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



Revision history:

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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