Armstrong-Whitworth FK8 B5781 (23/03/1918)

Armstrong-Whitworth FK8 B5781 was being utilised for a test flight on 23rd March 1918

Its crew comprised:

  • WE Josephs
  • GW Owen

The RFC Casualty Report shows “The machine left aerodrome at 11.05am on test flight and landing on rough ground wrecked the undercarriage at 11.35; personnel OK”


Armstrong-Whitworth FK8 B5781

The aircraft was struck off charge of the squadron and returned to 2 AD for repair