Incident Avro 504K G-EAHW,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 25182
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Date:Wednesday 31 March 1920
Type:Silhouette image of generic A504 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Avro 504K
Owner/operator:Handley Page Ltd.(regd owners)
Registration: G-EAHW
MSN: PL6111
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Southwark Park, Rotherhithe, London -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Cricklewood, London
Destination airport:Biggin Hill, Kent (BQH/EGKB)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Ex-RAF E3364; civil registered as G-EAHW 07/08/1919. Operated by Aerofilms Ltd (leased from Handley Page). Written off 31/03/1920 when ditched into the boating lake at Southwark Park, Rotherhithe, Southwark, London. Aircraft left Cricklewood for Biggin Hill for an aerial photography mission on behalf of Aerofilms Ltd. En route, pilot encountered technical problems and elected to make an emergency landing in Southwark Park. While both occupants were uninjured, aircraft was damaged beyond repair.

Civil registration G-EAHW cancelled in August 1921




Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
02-May-2013 21:08 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
14-Jul-2014 06:40 harro Updated [Embed code]
06-Jul-2017 17:11 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
30-Oct-2017 17:38 Sergey L. Updated [Aircraft type, Source]

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