Date & Time: Apr 13, 1922
Operator:
Registration:
G-EBBZ
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Test
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Brooklands - Brooklands
MSN:
15
YOM:
1922
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
3
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
3
Circumstances:
Crew was performing a test flight. Shortly after takeoff, aircraft stalled and crashed near the terrain, killing all three occupants, among them the British aviator Jim M. Bennett and Ross McPherson Smith. He completed the first flight from England to Australia in 1919.