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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 246894
Last updated: 24 November 2021
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Date:11-JAN-1923
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic BFIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol F.2b
Owner/operator:1 FTS Royal Air Force (1 FTS RAF)
Registration: F4482
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:field next to RAF Henlow, Bedfordshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF ???
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Practice solo flight, engine failed, aircraft then stalled at 600 - 700 ft and went into a flat spin. Crashed into a field adjoining airfield at RAF Henlow.
Crew:
157642 Cpl Arthur James Amess - (u/t pilot)RAF - Died of Injuries

Sources:

1. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/rfc/files/_cascards.txt
2. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/Acc1925.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Jan-2021 16:48 Castleace Added
20-Jan-2021 13:25 Castleace Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
20-Jan-2021 16:53 Castle Updated [Operator, Nature, Departure airport, Narrative, Operator]

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