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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 219335
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:10-OCT-1929
Time:
Type:Armstrong Whitworth Atlas TM
Owner/operator:Royal Air Force
Registration: J9437
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:RAF Netheravon, Wiltshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Armstrong Whitworth Atlas TM J9437 made a successful emergency landing at RAF Netheravon after mid air collision with Armstrong Whitworth Atlas J9440, over RAF Netheravon, Wiltshire.
Hugh Dunsmuir Primrose - pilot and sole occupant of Atlas J9437 - was seriously injured.
Pilot and sole occupant of Atlas J9440 - L.A/C Thomas White Caird (alias Thomas White Kelly) (Service Number 351620, aged 25) - was killed
Atlas TM J9437 was one of a batch of 13 aircraft (J9435-J9447 c/n AW.347-AW.359) ordered from Armstrong Whitworth, Whitley, to contract 837620/28 to meet Specification 12/28.

Sources:

1. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/Acc1929.htm
2. http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/showthread.php?17392-RAF-fatalities-1929
3. http://britishaviation-ptp.com/aw_atlas.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Dec-2018 16:05 Sergey L. Added

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