Date & Time: Oct 2, 1919 at 0845 LT
Type of aircraft:
De Havilland DH.4
Operator:
Registration:
G-EAEW
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
G7/67
YOM:
1919
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
1
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
1
Circumstances:
On final approach to Newcastle, engine lost power. Aircraft stalled and crashed few km from airport. While the passenger was injured, the pilot was killed.
Probable cause:
Engine failure due to fuel exhaustion.