Accident de Havilland DH.86A Express L7596, Saturday 29 July 1939
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Date:Saturday 29 July 1939
Type:de Havilland DH.86A Express
Owner/operator:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registration: L7596
MSN: 2348
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 9
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Kirby-in-Furness Moor -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
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Force landed on Kirby-in-Furness Moor because of bad weather en route from London to Belfast. One of the passengers was U.K Secretary of State for Air, Sir Kingsley Wood. He was on his way to the Short and Harland aircraft factory in Belfast for an inspection along with other officials.


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