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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 212264
Last updated: 10 December 2019
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Type:Airco DH.9A
Owner/operator:RAE Farnborough
Registration: J6957
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Farnborough Airfield, Farnborough, Hampshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Farnborough Airfield, Farnborough, Hampshire
Destination airport:
Airco D.H.9A J6957, RAE Farnborough: Involved in a fatal flying accident 30/8/1927 when the Civilian Scientific Observer became hung up on the aircraft's tail by his parachute at Farnborough Airfield, Farnborough, Hampshire. One of the two crew on board was killed, the other unhurt:

Robert James Lowthian (Civilian scientific officer, aged 23) killed
Flight Lt Hodgson (pilot) unhurt



Revision history:

15-Jun-2018 22:04 Dr. John Smith Added

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