Armstrong-Whitworth FK8 A2721 (10/12/1917)

Armstrong-Whitworth FK8 A2721 was being utilised for an Artillery Shoot on 10th December 1917

Its crew comprised:

  • AS Hanna (Pilot)
  • RA Burnard (Observer)

The RFC Casualty Report shows “On taking off (Estrees), aircraft climbed too steeply, side slipped and nose dived to the ground; pilot and observer uninjured”.

The aircraft was struck off charge of the squadron on 11th December 1917 and transferred to 2 AD


Routine Orders