ASN Aircraft accident Handley Page W.10 G-EBMM Aston Clinton, Buckinghamshire
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Date:Saturday 22 September 1934
Type:Silhouette image of generic hptw model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Handley Page W.10
Operator:National Aviation Displays
Registration: G-EBMM
MSN: W.10/1
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Aston Clinton, Buckinghamshire (   United Kingdom)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Heston Airport, United Kingdom
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Crashed shortly after takeoff. The Inspector of Accidents concluded that the probable cause was a fracture of a main bolt that secured the bracing wires of the front spar to the tailplane. The failure of the bolt would cause a loss of control, failure of the bolt was probably fatigue.

Classification:
Tail failure
Loss of control

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