Incident Handley Page O/400 D8340, 18 Mar 1919
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Date:18-MAR-1919
Time:
Type:Handley Page O/400
Owner/operator:14 AAP Royal Air Force (14 AAP RAF)
Registration: D8340
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Castle Bromwich Aerodrome, Warwickshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Castle Bromwich Aerodrome, Warwickshire
Destination airport:Castle Bromwich Aerodrome, Warwickshire
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
18/03/1919: Handley Page 0/400, serial D8340, of 14 Aircraft Acceptance Park side slipped into the ground at Castle Bromwich when landing in strong crosswinds after an aerial photography exercise. Lt L W Sage and his 4 passengers were unhurt. Aircraft came to rest with its nose buried in the ground.

Sources:

1. http://www.aviationarchaeology.org.uk/marg/crashes1919-29.htm
2. Photo of accident: http://aviadejavu.ru/Images6/MY/MY77-2/23-10.jpg


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Nov-2013 07:04 ryan Added
17-Nov-2013 08:22 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
31-Dec-2018 20:24 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
28-Jan-2019 17:34 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]

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