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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 68768
Last updated: 11 October 2019
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Date:27-FEB-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: K8236
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Wittering, Northamptonshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Wittering, Northamptonshire
Destination airport:RAF Wittering
Narrative:
Hawker Fury Mk.II K8236, 11 FTS, RAF Wittering: Written off (damaged beyond repair) 27/2/36 when collided with a target during firing practice & damaged undercarriage, which collapsed on landing back at RAF Wittering, Northamptonshire. Not repaired, Struck off charge 14/5/37 as Cat.E

Sources:

1. Royal Air Force Aircraft K1000-K9999 (James J. Halley, Air Britain, 1976 page 68)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Oct-2009 14:15 JINX Added
09-Apr-2018 00:17 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
01-Nov-2018 17:58 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Operator]

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