ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 94947
Last updated: 9 September 2019
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:22-APR-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic HCAT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grumman Hellcat Mk 1
Owner/operator:Royal Navy
Registration: FN394
C/n / msn: BuNo.25962
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Skerry West, Northern Ireland -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Collided with hilltop in cloud while on a low flying exercise.
Pilot killed.

Sources:

http://www.joebaugher.com/navy_serials/thirdseries3.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Mar-2011 06:18 angels one five Added
15-Aug-2013 06:05 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description