Incident Royal Aircraft Factory S.E.5a B4859, Thursday 3 January 1918
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Date:Thursday 3 January 1918
Type:Royal Aircraft Factory S.E.5a
Owner/operator:68 Sqn RFC
Registration: B4859
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:near Baizieux airfield -   France
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Baizieux (France)
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Lt.R.L.CLARK in B4859 left aero at 12:30 and crashed at Baizieux at 13:30. Cause due to a side slop when near the aerodrome. Pilot admitted to Causualty Clearing Station, broken ankle.
4 Longerons broken, Engine Bearer broken, 4 main planes a struts broken. Struck off


Revision history:

14-Nov-2011 02:47 Nepa Added
06-Aug-2013 15:46 JINX Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Damage, Narrative]
09-Aug-2013 15:57 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location]
12-Feb-2021 15:00 Nepa Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Operator]

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