Accident Fairey Flycatcher , 30 Apr 1926
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 211673
 
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Date:30-APR-1926
Time:day
Type:Fairey Flycatcher
Owner/operator:406 Flt Royal Air Force (406 Flt RAF)
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Donibristle, Fife -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Donibristle, Fife
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Fairey Flycatcher, 406 Flight, RAF Donibristle: Written off (destroyed) 30/4/1926 when dived into the ground out of cloud, RAF Donibristle, Fife. Pilot - Pilot Officer Nigel Hugh Portal (Lt, RN, aged 23) - was killed

Sources:

1. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/Acc1929.htm
2. http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/showthread.php?17306-RAF-fatalities-1926
3. http://www.naval-history.net/xDKCas1926.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-May-2018 20:25 Dr. John Smith Added
14-Oct-2018 17:47 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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