Accident de Havilland DH.89A Dragon Rapide X7371, Monday 20 October 1941
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Date:Monday 20 October 1941
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH89 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland DH.89A Dragon Rapide
Owner/operator:2 DF RAF
Registration: X7371
MSN: 6531
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Old Sodbury, Gloucestershire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Colerne, Wiltshire
Destination airport:Old Sodbury, Gloucestershire
C/no. 6531: Taken on charge as X7371 under Contract No B.104592/40 at 2 Delivery Flight, RAF Colerne 16.6.41. (2 x Gipsy Queen III engines #70057/70061).

Written off 20.10.41 when overshot in a forced landing when lost at dusk on ferry flight, and damaged beyond repair, at Old Sodbury, Gloucestershire. Struck off charge 13.11.41 as Cat.E(FA).



Revision history:

12-Mar-2019 21:21 Dr. John Smith Added
13-Mar-2019 08:44 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]
13-Mar-2019 13:25 stehlík49 Updated [Operator]

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