Accident Curtiss BF2C-1 9594,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 181535
 
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Date:Tuesday 29 January 1935
Time:19:00
Type:Curtiss BF2C-1
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 9594
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Linkhorn Bay 2 mi W of Virginia Beach, VA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:NAS Norfolk, VA
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Bomber airplane crashed into 20 feet of water of Linkhorn Bay on 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
https://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn83045462/1935-01-31/ed-1/seq-1/#date1=01%2F27%2F1935&index=0&date2=02%2F06%2F1935&searchType=advanced&language=&sequence=0&words=Linkhorn&proxdistance=5&state=&rows=20&ortext=&proxtext=&phrasetext=&andtext=Linkhorn&dateFilterType=range&page=1

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]
29-Aug-2022 10:33 Cobar Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]

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