Halifax L9502 (12/06/1941)

Halifax L9502 was being utilised for an air test on 12th June 1941

The crew comprised:

  • P Langmead
  • Others

The AM Form 1180 shows “Normal but slightly tail wheel first landing with slight drift which, coupled with structural weakness of tail wheel assembly, caused assembly to snap, aircraft swung and undercarriage collapsed. Tail wheel assembly being strengthened (OC)

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

AM Form 78

The movement card shows that the aircraft was classified as FA (AC) on 12th June 1941

Aircraft Crash Log (Compiled by Nicholas Roberts)

Swung