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Crash of an Avro 652 Anson I off Rosslare: 4 killed

Date & Time: Apr 25, 1944 at 1435 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
DJ639
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Carew Cheriton - Carew Cheriton
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
4
Circumstances:
The crew was performing a training mission on behalf of the 10th Radio School based in RAF Carew Cheriton. While cruising off the Irish coast in good weather conditions, the twin engine aircraft went out of control and dove into the sea. The crew of a fishing boat went to the scene and was able to recover one body while all three other occupants were lost.
Crew (10th Radio School):
F/L R. I. Johnson,
F/S R. J. Tudehope,
F/S S. J. H Young,
AC2 R. R. Carr.

Crash of a De Havilland DH.60G Gipsy Moth in Mt Little Sugar Loaf: 1 killed

Date & Time: May 29, 1937
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
EI-AAJ
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
MSN:
1866
YOM:
1931
Location:
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
1
Circumstances:
The pilot Reginald Good was performing a solo flight and departed Baldonnel Airport in the day. En route, the single engine aircraft hit the slope of Mt Little Sugar Loaf located south of Bray, in the south suburb of Dublin. The pilot was killed.

Crash of a Simmonds Spartan II Hermes IV in Drogheda: 3 killed

Date & Time: Oct 1, 1933
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
G-ABZH
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
No
MSN:
103
YOM:
1932
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
2
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
3
Circumstances:
Crashed on takeoff from a private field located in Colpe Farm, near Drogheda, Ireland. All three occupants were killed.

Crash of a De Havilland DH.60G Gipsy Moth off Dalkey Island: 2 killed

Date & Time: May 24, 1933
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
EI-AAH
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
MSN:
1808
YOM:
1930
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
Aircraft left Baldonnel Airport near Dublin for a regional round trip. While cruising off the Dalkey Island, southeast of Dublin, the single engine aircraft went out of control and crashed into the sea. Both occupants, pilot Major Sam Dunckley and passenger Edward D. Clayson were killed.

Crash of a De Havilland DH.60 Moth in Baldonnel

Date & Time: Jul 26, 1928
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
23
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Baldonnel AFB - Baldonnel AFB
MSN:
264
YOM:
1926
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
On final approach to Baldonnel Airbase, the single engine aircraft crashed for unknown reasons. Both crew, injured, were completing a training mission.

Crash of a De Havilland DH.60 Moth in Baldonnel

Date & Time: Jun 4, 1928
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
24
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Baldonnel AFB - Baldonnel AFB
MSN:
265
YOM:
1926
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Crew was engaged in a training mission. On final approach to Baldonnel AFB, aircraft crashed in unknown circumstances, injuring both pilots.

Crash of a De Havilland DH.60X Moth in Baldonnel: 1 killed

Date & Time: Jun 29, 1927
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
26
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Baldonnel AFB - Baldonnel AFB
MSN:
267
YOM:
1926
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
1
Circumstances:
Shortly after takeoff, while climbing, aircraft went out of control and crashed, killing the pilot.