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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 2278
Last updated: 4 October 2019
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Date:30-JAN-1936
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic A504 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro 504N
Owner/operator:CFS Royal Air Force (CFS RAF)
Registration: K2375
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Upavon, Wiltshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Upavon, Wiltshire
Destination airport:RAF Upavon, Wiltshire
Narrative:
The pilot, the sole person on board, was completing a training mission when on landing, the single engine aircraft was caught by strong winds and became out of control. The pilot was slightly injured while the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.

Cause of acident: Caught by strong winds on landing.

Sources:

1. Air-Britain The K File The RAF of the 1930s
2. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.baaa-acro.com/1936/archives/crash-of-an-avro-504n-in-upavon/]


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Feb-2008 16:24 JINX Added
21-Jun-2013 11:07 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source]
15-Jul-2013 08:13 JINX Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source]
04-Sep-2017 20:43 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
20-Nov-2018 15:39 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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