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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 211056
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:31-MAR-1933
Time:day
Type:Armstrong Whitworth Atlas TM
Owner/operator:5 FTS Royal Air Force (5 FTS RAF)
Registration: J9452
C/n / msn: AW.369
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Sealand, Queens Ferry, Flintshire, Wales. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Sealand, Flintshire
Destination airport:RAF Sealand,
Narrative:
Armstrong Whitworth Atlas TM J9452, 5 FTS, RAF Sealand: Written off (destroyed) 31/3/33 when overturned on landing and caught fire, RAF Sealand, Queens Ferry, Flintshire. Pilot and sole occupant - Acting Pilot Officer Owen William Walter Reed (aged 20) - was killed

J9452 was one of 43 aircraft (J9435-J9477) ordered from Armstrong Whitworth, Whitley, to contract 837620/28 to meet Specification 12/28.

Sources:

1. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/Acc1934.htm
2. http://britishaviation-ptp.com/aw_atlas.html
3. http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/showthread.php?17674-RAF-Fatalities-1933&styleid=3


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-May-2018 12:09 Dr. John Smith Added
23-Nov-2018 17:07 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Operator]

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