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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 15526
Last updated: 23 May 2020
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Date:29-SEP-1937
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic SWOR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fairey Swordfish Mk I
Owner/operator:810 Squadron FAA Royal Air Force (810 Sqn FAA RAF)
Registration: L2746
C/n / msn: F.2688
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:HMS Fieldfare, RAF Evanton, Ross & Cromarty -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Leuchars, Fife
Destination airport:RAF Evanton, Ross & Cromarty
Narrative:
Fairey Swordfish Mk.1 L2746, 810 Sqaudron, Fleet Air Arm: Written off (destroyed) 39/9/37 when wing lock came loose, aircraft went out of control and crashed at HMS Fieldfare, RAF Evanton, Ross & Cromarty

Sources:

1. Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999 (James J. Halley, Air Britain, 1983)
2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMS_Fieldfare
3. http://www.abct.org.uk/airfields/airfield-finder/evanton-novar


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Mar-2008 22:23 JINX Added
23-Jan-2012 03:05 Nepa Updated [Operator]
22-Jul-2013 04:06 JINX Updated [Operator, Source]
04-Aug-2013 10:04 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
04-Aug-2013 14:59 JINX Updated [Operator]
26-Sep-2015 05:07 Oezil Updated [Operator]
13-Apr-2018 21:56 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Nov-2018 19:07 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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