Thunder & Lightnings

Test Flying Memorial

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Date06/09/1938
CasualtiesJohn Hindmarsh, Hawker TP
AircraftHawker Hurricane Mk I L1652
Took off fromBrooklands, Surrey
Purpose of flightProduction test flight
Incident locationSt George's Hill, Weybridge, Surrey
Incident detailsAircraft crashed immediately after take-off


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