Accident B.A.T. Basilisk F2906, 03 May 1919
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Date:03-MAY-1919
Time:
Type:B.A.T. Basilisk
Owner/operator:The British Aerial Transport Co
Registration: F2906
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:East Finchley -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Test
Departure airport:Hendon
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Engine caught fire while attempting to break the World altitude record. The pilot jumped from the burning aircraft and died.

Sources:

De locomotief
07-05-1919


Revision history:

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