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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 173648
Last updated: 16 January 2020
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Type:Hawker Tempest Mk V
Owner/operator:222 (Natal) Squadron Royal Air Force (222 (Natal) Sqn RAF)
Registration: NV649
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:25 miles S of the Lizard -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Predannack, Cornwall
Destination airport:
The Hawker Tempest V NV649 of 222 Squadron RAF Predannack crashed into the sea 25 miles S of the Lizard. The pilot, Flt Lt Ronald James Floyd, was missing presumed dead. He was never found and is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.


Revision history:

08-Feb-2015 11:31 gerard57 Added
12-Feb-2015 14:17 Komes123 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport]
04-Jun-2015 21:15 Oezil Updated [Operator, Departure airport]
15-Jan-2017 08:58 Laurent Rizzotti Updated [Source, Narrative]

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