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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 17476
Last updated: 3 July 2019
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Date:24-SEP-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk VIC
Owner/operator:A&AEE Royal Air Force (A&AEE RAF) (Aeroplane & Armament Experimental Establishment Royal Air Force)
Registration: EL329
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bulford Camp, Wiltshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Test
Departure airport:RAF Boscombe Down, Wiltshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Pilot indicated by wing rocking that he would not complete the trials. He flew off towards Boscombe Down but suddenly rolled and crashed to the ground.
Crew:
Sqn Ldr V.M. Bright, Armament Test Sqn A&AEE Test Pilot - killed
LAC R.F. Brown, Armourer - killed

Sources:

http://thunder-and-lightnings.co.uk/memorial/entry.php?id=114


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Apr-2008 09:58 Nepa Added
07-Apr-2010 22:27 Nepa Updated [Registration, Source, Narrative]
02-Dec-2011 10:04 Nepa Updated [Source, Narrative]
03-Dec-2011 12:11 Nepa Updated [Location, Departure airport]
21-Aug-2013 20:26 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Narrative]
09-Oct-2013 12:56 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
22-May-2014 09:02 Nepa Updated [Registration, Narrative]
02-Sep-2014 14:09 Siczak Updated [Location]
05-Jul-2015 15:43 Iwosh Updated [Source, Narrative]
30-Jul-2015 18:51 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Narrative]
25-Dec-2015 15:36 Koumes Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Sep-2018 10:32 Nepa Updated [Operator, Narrative, Operator]
03-Jul-2019 01:58 angels one five Updated [Narrative]

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