Accident Fairey Firefly F Mk 1 11-14, Friday 20 January 1950
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Date:Friday 20 January 1950
Type:Silhouette image of generic FFLY model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Fairey Firefly F Mk 1
Owner/operator:861 Sqn Marine Luchtvaartdienst
Registration: 11-14
MSN: F.6205
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Valkenburg NAS, Zuid-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Valkenburg NAS, Katwijk, Netherlands (EHVB)
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Fairey Firefly FR.Mk.1: Ordered by the FAA RN (Fleet Air Arm Royal Navy) as PP494. Sold to Marine Luchtvaartdienst - MLD (Dutch Navy) and handed over at HMS Owl, RNAS Fearn, Tain, Scotland on 17/2/1946. Taken on charge by 861 Squadron MLD on 22/2/1946 as F-14, later 6-14, later 11-14

Written off (destroyed) 20/1/1950: Crashed and burned after losing control shortly after take off from Valkenburg NAS, Katwijk, Netherlands (EHVB). Pilot killed.



Revision history:

07-Nov-2008 10:15 ASN archive Added
27-Jul-2009 05:21 harro Updated
15-Oct-2010 10:55 JaWo Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn]
02-Jun-2019 08:55 Cobar Updated [Time, Narrative]
12-Sep-2020 20:48 Dr. John Smith Updated [Registration, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Sep-2020 11:06 TB Updated [Operator, Operator]
12-Jun-2022 14:06 Ron Averes Updated [Location]
13-Jun-2022 03:52 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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