Armstrong-Whitworth FK8 A2707 (04/09/1917)

Armstrong-Whitworth FK8 A2707 was being utilised for Line Reconnaissance on 4th September 1917

Its crew comprised:

  • Lt Blackie
  • Lt Shaw

The RFC Casualty Report shows “Aircraft left aerodrome (La Gorgue) 6.30; engine cut out, picked up, then cut out again. Machine just missed railway and crashed into a building (Pilot inexperienced); personnel uninjured


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Armstrong-Whitworth FK8 A2707

The aircraft was struck off charge of the squadron on 6th September 1917 and transferred to 2 AD