Date & Time: Aug 7, 1938
Type of aircraft:
Avro 652 Anson
Operator:
Registration:
K8816
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Training
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Leuchars - Leuchars
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
The crew was performing a night training exercise when he encountered problems and attempted a wheels up landing in an open field. The aircraft was damaged beyond repair and all three crew from the 224th Squadron escaped uninjured.