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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 248097
Last updated: 15 October 2021
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Date:28-OCT-1918
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPUP model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sopwith Pup
Owner/operator:46 Trg Depot Stn Royal Air Force (46 Trg Depot Stn RAF)
Registration: C258
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Lincoln, Lincolnshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:South Carlton
Destination airport:South Carlton
Narrative:
Near Lincoln, got into a spin due to lack of flying speed and engine failure at a height insufficient to allow recovery.

Pilot:
2Lt P C Weaver-Adams (Killed)

Sources:

1. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/rfc/files/_cascards.txt
2. Jefford C G : "RAF Squadrons" (2002)
3. Air Britain: "RAF Flying Training and Support Units" (1997)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Feb-2021 12:40 Castleace Added
08-Jun-2021 21:07 Anon. Updated [Operator, Operator]

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