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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 181535
Last updated: 10 October 2021
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Date:29-JAN-1935
Time:
Type:Curtiss BF2C-1
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 9594
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:2 mi W of Virginia Beach -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:NAS Norfolk, VA
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Bomber airplane crashed into 20 feet of water of Linkborn Bayon training flight. Pilot's body found by navy divers.

Sources:

http://www.gendisasters.com/virginia/14179/linkhorn-bay-va-navy-plane-crash-jan-1935
http://www.joebaugher.com/navy_serials/firstseries2.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Nov-2015 21:29 noman Added
11-Jan-2017 21:42 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature, Narrative]
16-Jun-2021 17:08 Cobar Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Phase, Departure airport, Source]

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