ASN logo
Last updated: 17 January 2022
Datum:dinsdag 24 augustus 1943
Type:Silhouette image of generic CAT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated Catalina
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registratie: FP287
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 8 / inzittenden: 12
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 8 / inzittenden: 12
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Long Island, Dorset (   Verenigd Koninkrijk)
Fase: InitiŽle klim (ICL)
Soort vlucht:Militair
Vliegveld van vertrek:Poole Seaplane Base, Verenigd Koninkrijk
Vliegveld van aankomst:Poole Seaplane Base, Verenigd Koninkrijk
Crashed at Long Island, Dorset, while on a non-operational training flight. The aircraft overshot the landing path and was attempting to go around again when the aircraft flew into sea fog at the end of the flare path and crashed. Eight on board were killed and four were injured.

» RAAF fatalities in Second World War among RAAF personnel serving on attachment in Royal Air Force Squadrons and Support Units / by Alan Storr, 2006


Add your photo of this accident or aircraft


This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkís opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
languages: languages