Incident Hawker Hurricane Mk 1 L1582,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 273622
 
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Date:Friday 4 August 1939
Time:c.
Type:Silhouette image of generic HURI model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Hawker Hurricane Mk 1
Owner/operator:73 Sqn RAF
Registration: L1582
MSN: -
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:RAF Digby, Lincolnshire, England -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Digby, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:RAF Digby
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Hurricane L1582 was written off when it stalled, bounced and tipped onto its nose when landing back at RAF Digby, Lincolnshire.
Crew:
Pilot Officer J G Perry was slightly injured in the accident.

Sources:

Aeroplane Monthly November 1985 P.567
http://www.rafcommands.com/database/serials/details.php?uniq=L1582
https://www.bcar.org.uk/1930s-incident-logs#1939
http://www.raf-lincolnshire.info/digby/digby_crashes.htm

History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
12 July 1940 N2703 145 Sqn RAF 0 north west of Ringwood, Hampshire, England, w/o
20 July 1940 N2670 32 Sqn RAF 1 North Foreland, off Ramsgate, Kent, England w/o
1 August 1940 P3155 145 Sqn RAF 1 English Channel, 10 miles south of Hastings, East Sussex, w/o
8 August 1940 P3545 145 Sqn RAF 1 English Channel south of St.Catherine's Point, Isle of Wight w/o
20 August 1940 P2976 242 (All Canadian) Sqn RAF 1 the North Sea, off Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk, England w/o
27 August 1940 N2336 213 (Ceylon) Sqn RAF 1 English Channel off Sidmouth , Devon, England w/o
30 August 1940 P3179 43 (China-British) Sqn RAF 1 Woodhouse Road, Hove, East Sussex, England w/o
8 September 1940 P3201 46 (Uganda) Sqn RAF 1 Bearsted, Maidstone, Kent, England w/o
20 November 1940 P2617 1 (Canadian) Sqn RAF 0 near Saltcoats Town, Stevenston, Ayrshire, Scotland sub
Gear-up landing
5 August 1941 P2617 9 FTS RAF 0 RAF Babdown Farm, Tetbury, Gloucestershire, sub
24 September 1941 P2617 9 FTS RAF 0 1 mile south of Ruddington, Nottinghamshire. sub
1 January 1970 - Soviet Air Force Russia w/o

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Jan-2022 12:52 Peter Clarke Added
07-Feb-2022 15:35 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative, Operator]

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