Date & Time: Sep 26, 1940
Operator:
Registration:
L7868
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Military
Survivors:
Yes
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
6
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
During the take off run at RAF Newmarket, the aircraft went out of control, veered off runway and came to rest. While all six crew members were unhurt, the aircraft was damaged beyond repair. The cause of the mishap remains unknown.
Crew (99th Squadron):
P/O J. R. Hoppe 5.