Incident Luscombe 8A Master VR-BAE, 09 Dec 1953
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Date:09-DEC-1953
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic L8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Luscombe 8A Master
Owner/operator:Bermuda Air Tours
Registration: VR-BAE
MSN: 1343
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hamilton Harbour -   Bermuda
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Demo/Airshow/Display
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Midair collision between Luscombe floatplanes VR-BAE and VR-BAH during the visit of Winston Churchill to Bermuda. Pilot of VR-BAE seriously injured and was rescued.

Sources:

http://www.bermuda-online.org/aviation.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-May-2022 03:33 Ron Averes Added
15-May-2022 03:39 Ron Averes Updated [Aircraft type]

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