Date & Time: Mar 3, 1940 at 2110 LT
Operator:
Registration:
K9022
Flight Type:
Training
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Dishforth - Dishforth
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
While on a night training exercise, the crew missed the runway and overshot. The aircraft crash landed in a field, lost its undercarriage and came to rest. Both crew were uninjured while the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.
Crew (10th Squadron):
Sgt L. A. Keast,
Sgt W. S. Hillary.
Probable cause:
Wrong approach configuration.