7/19/1944 Navigation Practice Accident (England)

7/19/1944
Navigation Practice Accident
England
Training Accident
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While on an overland navigation practice sortie, Pilot got permission to land at Duxford base and got permission to take 9 78 FG personnel on practice mission. While "buzzing" the control tower, the left wing struck a warning blinker and plane crashed into barracks. 14 KIS - 2 WIS

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Aircrafts and Crews

 AircraftCrewStatusCall SignSquadronMACR
Crew members42-102937 - Ready Freddie (B-17G)J.D. SasserAccidentE412

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