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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 68683
Last updated: 28 November 2021
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Date:01-APR-1935
Time:day
Type:Fairey IIIF Mk IVB
Owner/operator:HAD Royal Air Force (HAD RAF)
Registration: K1760
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near RAF Leuchars, Fife, Scotland. -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Leuchars (ADX/EGQL)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Fairey K1760 The pilot was performing a training flight on behalf of the RAF Leuchars. In flight, the pilot was forced to make an emergency landing for unknown reasons. On landing in an open field, the aircraft overturned and came to rest upside down. While the pilot was slightly injured, the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.

Sources:

1. Air-Britain The K File The RAF of the 1930s
2. https://www.baaa-acro.com/crash/crash-fairey-iiif-ivb-united-kingdom


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Oct-2009 23:32 JINX Added
13-Jul-2013 18:27 JINX Updated [Source]
12-Jan-2015 00:02 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
01-Mar-2018 16:36 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Source]
17-Dec-2019 19:04 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Narrative, Operator]

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