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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 181218
Last updated: 1 December 2021
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Date:08-SEP-1939
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic L14 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed Hudson Mk I
Owner/operator:224 Squadron Royal Air Force (224 Sqn RAF)
Registration: N7210
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Leuchars, Fife -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Leuchars, Fife, Scotland
Destination airport:RAF Leuchars, Fife (EGQL)
Narrative:
Night landing on bad ground, due to construction on airfield. Aircraft swung to port shortly after touchdown, brakes applied to correct swing. Undercarriage collapsed, aircraft damaged beyond repair.
Crew: Pilot only.
Pilot: 562618 Sgt F.A.E. Cramp OK.

Sources:

1. Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999 (James J Halley, Air Britain)
2. Coastal Command Losses of the Second World War Vol 1 by Ross McNeil
3. http://www.worldnavalships.com/directory/airframeprofile.php?FrameID=25155


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Nov-2015 07:03 JINX Added
14-Nov-2016 14:36 Dr.John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Nov-2017 10:21 Laurent Rizzotti Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
01-May-2018 19:43 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
17-Oct-2018 06:16 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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