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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 2282
Last updated: 21 May 2019
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Date:14-FEB-1937
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A504 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro 504N
Owner/operator:502 (Ulster) Squadron Royal Air Force (502 (Ulster) Sqn RAF)
Registration: K2410
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Aldergrove, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Aldergrove (BFS/EGAA)
Destination airport:RAF Aldergrove (BFS/EGAA)
Narrative:
On 14.2.1937, the crew was performing a circular training flight to and from RAF Aldergrove, Belfast. On final approach, an unexpected situation forced the crew to attempt an emergency landing. The single engine aircraft hit a fence and crashed. Both crewmen were slightly injured while the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.

Sources:

1. Air-Britain The K File The RAF of the 1930s
2. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.baaa-acro.com/1937/archives/crash-of-an-avro-504-in-united-kingdom-57/]
3. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/No._502_Squadron_RAF#Formation_and_early_years


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Feb-2008 22:41 JINX Added
02-May-2013 21:31 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
14-Jun-2013 18:40 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location]
15-Jul-2013 13:19 JINX Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Aug-2013 13:19 JINX Updated [Operator, Location]
02-Aug-2013 14:38 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport]
03-Aug-2013 15:44 Nepa Updated [Operator]
03-Aug-2013 21:02 JINX Updated [Operator, Narrative]
25-Dec-2014 16:20 Xindel X Updated [Operator]
04-Sep-2017 19:27 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]

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