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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238717
Last updated: 25 November 2021
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Date:20-OCT-1937
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic wapi model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Westland Wapiti IIA
Owner/operator:5 Sqn Royal Air Force (5 Sqn RAF)
Registration: K1302
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Dosalli, Waziristan -   Pakistan
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Wana
Destination airport:Wana
Narrative:
Crashed following engine failure on reconnaissance flight. Plt Off Gerald Charles Neil Close parachuted to safety.

Sources:

http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/Accf1939.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Jul-2020 14:26 Cobar Added
01-Aug-2020 21:14 Angel Dick one Updated [Operator, Operator]

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