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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 210696
Last updated: 29 August 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic BFIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol F.2b
Owner/operator:5 FTS Royal Air Force (5 FTS RAF)
Registration: D7804
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Shotwick, Flintshire, Wales. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:RAF Shotwick, Flintshire
Destination airport:
Bristol F.2b Fighter D7804, 5 FTS, RAF Shotwick: Written off (destroyed) 2/5/22 when went out of control and spun into the ground at RAF Shotwick, Flintshire. Spin was caused due to an error of judgement. One of the crew of two was killed, the other injured

326112 AC.2 Samuel Thompson (aged 19) (Died of Injuries)
Pilot Officer Ian Patrick Anderson (pilot) injured



Revision history:

09-May-2018 16:19 Dr. John Smith Added
23-Nov-2018 16:51 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Operator]
02-Feb-2019 18:42 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type]
19-Jan-2021 16:47 Castleace Updated [Source, Narrative]

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