Accident Bristol Bulldog IIA K1674, 30 Sep 1931
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 209624
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Type:Bristol Bulldog IIA
Owner/operator:23 Squadron Royal Air Force (23 Sqn RAF)
Registration: K1674
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Coulsdon Common, Caterham, Surrey -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:RAF Kenley, Whyteleafe, Surrey
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Bristol Bulldog Mk.IIA K1674, 23 Squadron, RAF Kenley, Whyteleafe, Surrey: Written off (destroyed) 30/9/31 when went out of control and failed to recover from a spin. It was reported at the time that "The pilot might have been climbing too steeply". Aircraft impacted into the ground at Coulsdon Common, Caterham, Surrey. The pilot - Pilot Officer Noel Arthur Ireland (aged 21) - was killed


1. Royal Air Force Aircraft K1000-K9999 (James J. Halley, Air Britain, 1976 page 9)
6. 23 Squadron RAF ORB (Air Ministry Form 540) 01/06/1925-30/09/1939:

Revision history:

20-Apr-2018 18:22 Dr. John Smith Added
20-Apr-2018 18:22 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]
06-Oct-2018 05:49 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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