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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 48647
Last updated: 9 December 2019
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Date:21-SEP-1952
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic FFLY model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fairey Firefly FR.4
Owner/operator:Marine Luchtvaartdienst - MLD (Dutch Navy)
Registration: 16-67
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea -   Atlantic Ocean
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Overshot while landing on HMS Illustrious rcraft carrier, fell into the sea.

Sources:

http://www.veteraneninstituut.nl/media/med_view.asp?med_id=227


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Dec-2008 08:33 ASN archive Added

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