Date & Time: Aug 17, 1937
Operator:
Registration:
G-AEEK
Flight Type:
Private
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
7518
YOM:
1936
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
The aircraft was owned by Sir William Firth but this day piloted by Ken Firth and Jimmy Gunn. On approach to Shoreham Aerodrome, the aircraft was too low and hit power cables. It stalled and crashed in a field near Beeding. Both crew were able to leave the wreckage and were unhurt. The aircraft was destroyed.