ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22490
Last updated: 30 November 2021
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:15-AUG-1940
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic L14 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed Hudson Mk I
Owner/operator:220 Squadron Royal Air Force (220 Sqn RAF)
Registration: N7316
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Thornaby Vale, near RAF Thornaby, Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Thornaby, North Yorkshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
An engine cut soon after take off & crashed during forced landing.
Crew:
S/Ldr. D W Lydall (pilot) RAF - (injured)
P/O (42920) P/O James Taylor Wardlaw (pilot) RAF (DoI 22.08.40)

Sources:

Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Aug-2008 01:36 Anon. Added
21-Jan-2012 05:46 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
15-Aug-2013 15:06 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
15-Jun-2015 06:58 C.C.Catch Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description