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Details for: Loss of Stirling I (Reg. R9353 -X)


Historical Data:
Taking off at 0112 from Stradishall for a night flying training exercise, their Stirling I (Reg. R9353 -X) landed at 0312 only to bounce back into the air. The throttles were opened to go aroudn again but as it gained height its port wing dipped and the aircraft dived into the ground. Five crewmen were killed and two injured.


1 person killed