Incident Airco DH 9A H81, 08 Apr 1921
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 247378
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Type:Airco DH 9A
Owner/operator:30 Squadron Royal Air Force (30 Sqn RAF)
Registration: H81
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Khidire, Iraq -   Iraq
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
On return flight from carrying despatches, force=landed at Khidire in a sandstorm and overturned in an irrigation ditch.

Fg Off H W Baggs
Maj Gen Sir W E Ironside (broken right thigh)


2. Air Britain: "RAF Aircraft J1 - J9999" (1987)

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02-Feb-2021 14:09 Castleace Added

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