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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 68732
Last updated: 28 June 2020
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Date:16-NOV-1937
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic hafu model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hawker Fury Mk I
Owner/operator:11 Flying Training School Royal Air Force (11 FTS RAF)
Registration: K2900
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Tangmere, Chichester, West Sussex, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Tangmere, West Sussex
Destination airport:RAF Tangmere
Narrative:
Hawker Fury Mk.I K2900, 11 FTS, RAF: Written off (damaged beyond repair) 16/11/37 when hit ridge on landing at RAF Tangmere, Chichester, Sussex, and undercarriage collapsed. Struck off charge 3/1/38. Pilot was Cyril Gordon Terry Tucker #580216. This was his second accident in fortnight (he was also the pilot of K2039 on 2nd November 1937)

Sources:

1. Air Britain The K File The RAF of the 1930s
2. Coventry Evening Telegraph 16 November 1937

Hawker Fury Mk.1 K2900 when with 1 Squadron, RAF Tangmere, in 1933 AL61A-417 Hawker Fury I K2900 No. 1 Sqd.

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Oct-2009 09:56 JINX Added
08-Mar-2018 20:07 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
08-Mar-2018 20:07 Dr. John Smith Updated [Embed code]
02-Oct-2018 07:37 paulmcmillan Updated [Source, Narrative]
25-Nov-2018 14:18 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Operator]

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