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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 247683
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Date:09-OCT-1922
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic BFIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol F.2b
Owner/operator:2 Sqn Royal Air Force (2 Sqn RAF)
Registration: J6705
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:in water 3 miles from eastern shore Lough Neagh, Antrim, Ulster -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Aldergrove
Destination airport:RAF Aldergrove
Narrative:
Crashed in fog and sank while transporting mails from Aldergrove to Collinstown.

Pilot:
Fg Off D Craik

Passenger:
Wg Cdr A V Bettington (injured)

Sources:

1. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/rfc/files/_cascards.txt
2. Air Britain: "RAF Aircraft J1 - J9999" (1987)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Feb-2021 17:38 Castleace Added

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