Incident Sopwith Baby 8140, 26 Apr 1916
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 223119
 
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Date:26-APR-1916
Time:
Type:Sopwith Baby
Owner/operator:RNAS
Registration: 8140
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:North Sea 40 miles off Scheveningen, Zuid-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Yarmouth
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Emergency landing in sea after running out of fuel.Pilot and aircraft picked up after 30 hours adrift by the Dutch fishing boat SCH.187.

Sources:

Provinciale Drentsche en Asser courant
27-04-1916

Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Mar-2019 20:20 Cobar Added
16-Mar-2019 20:24 Cobar Updated [Total occupants, Narrative]
16-Mar-2019 20:39 Cobar Updated [Date, Narrative]
18-Jun-2022 04:26 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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