Thunder & Lightnings

Test Flying Memorial

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CasualtiesSub-Lt K.W.A. Fehler RN; Lt L.R.J. Habgood RN, pilots C Squadron A&AEE
AircraftMiles Monitor TT Mk II NP409
Took off fromBoscombe Down, Wiltshire
Purpose of flightIntensive flying trials
Incident locationSea off Yarmouth, Isle of Wight
Incident detailsThe aircraft was seen to rill inverted, and dived steeply into the sea from 2,000ft

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