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A total of 132 Accidents and Losses are listed.

DateAircraftTail No Pilot/CrewUnit LocationRemarks
12 Mar 42 Hurricane II Z5557 Plt Offr Ian ADAMSON(111997) 258 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon Collided with a Blenheim on ta ...More
12 Mar 42 Blenheim IV Not11Ratmalana, Ceylon Struck by Hurricane while taxi ...More
12 Mar 42 Hurricane I Z5575 Plt Offr Ian ADAMSON(111997) 136 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon Struck Blenheim on TO at Ratma ...More
15 Mar 42 Blenheim IV Z7969 Not113Ratmalana, Ceylon engine cut on take-off at Ratm ...More
15 Mar 42 Blenheim IV Z7711 Not11Ratmalana, Ceylon en route to Colombo, swung on ...More
15 Mar 42 Blenheim IV Z7968 Sgt Colin WESTON(405164)
Sgt N A WATT(404223)
Not11Ratmalana, Ceylon engine cut on take-off at Ratm ...More
29 Mar 42 Hurricane II BE328 Flt Lt Albert Gerald Lewis(41303) 261 SqdnChina Bay, Ceylon Forcelanded near Chinabay afte ...More
03 Apr 42 Hurricane IIb BN171 F Sgt George Edward LAWRENCE(1251047) 30 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon Lost control in mock air comba ...More
05 Apr 42 Hurricane II Z5680 Sqn Ldr Peter C Fletcher 258 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon 07:35-08:35 - 9 Hurricane IIs ...More
05 Apr 42 Hurricane II Z5461 Flt Lt Spencer Ritchie Peacock-Edwards(40747) 258 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon SD by Jap Fighters CrL at Padd ...More
05 Apr 42 Hurricane II Z5665 Flt Lt Aubrey McFADDEN*(42510) 258 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon FTR Missing Crashed into sea ...More
05 Apr 42 Hurricane II BD701 Flt Lt James LOCKHART*(74708) 258 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon FTR Missing crashed . ...More
05 Apr 42 Hurricane II Z5385 Sgt Raymond Norman Ray THAIN*(1291218) 258 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon FTR Missing ...More
05 Apr 42 Hurricane I Z4227 Plt Offr Edward Maurice Thomas TREMLETT*(101095) 258 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon SD K ...More
05 Apr 42 Hurricane I V7711 Plt Offr Robert Nason NEILL*(404255) 258 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon SD K in Air combat ...More
05 Apr 42 Hurricane II BG696 Sgt K W Moorhouse(R74993) 258 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon SD by Zeroes ...More
05 Apr 42 Hurricane I Z4783 F Sgt L P Gavin(404878) 258 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon No details . Possibilities :4 ...More
05 Apr 42 Hurricane I WO Griffin 261 SqdnChina Bay, Ceylon While taxying aircraft to a d ...More
05 Apr 42 Hurricane IIb Z5447 Sgt Allan John BROWNE*(400516) 30 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon SD K in Air combat, aircraft d ...More
05 Apr 42 Hurricane IIb BG795 Plt Offr Garth Elliot CASWELL*(404709) 30 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon SD K in Air combat, aircraft l ...More
05 Apr 42 Hurricane IIb BE352 Plt Offr Donald GEFFENE*(64861) 30 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon SD K in Air combat, aircraft l ...More
05 Apr 42 Hurricane IIb WO Louise Anthony OVENS*(590927) 30 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon SD K in Air combat, aircraft l ...More
05 Apr 42 Hurricane IIb F Sgt Thomas Gabriath PAXTON*(1053584) 30 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon SD BO but died of injuries on ...More
05 Apr 42 Hurricane IIb Plt Offr Herbert Kenneth CARTWRIGHT(89775) 30 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon Wounded, hit a tree and wrecke ...More
05 Apr 42 Hurricane IIb BM910 Fg Offr Travers Harold Clifford ALLISON(84983) 30 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon Wounded, baled out with injure ...More
05 Apr 42 Hurricane IIb Plt Offr Donald Alexander MACDONALD(50716) 30 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon belly landed at Galle Face ...More
06 Apr 42 Hurricane II BG872 FSgt Quinn 261 SqdnChina Bay, Ceylon 1400-1425 Hrs Five aircraft fl ...More
07 Apr 42 Hurricane II BG873 Sgt Walker 261 SqdnChina Bay, Ceylon Section of three that was scra ...More
09 Apr 42 Hurricane II BG690 Sgt John Wilfred WALTON*(1177563) 261 SqdnChina Bay, Ceylon SD by fighters at Chinabay ...More
09 Apr 42 Hurricane II Z5533 Sgt William Ernest PEARCE*(402825) 261 SqdnChina Bay, Ceylon SD by fighters at Chinabay ...More
09 Apr 42 Hurricane II Z4961 Sqn Ldr Albert Gerald Lewis(41303) 261 SqdnChina Bay, Ceylon SD by fighters at Chinabay BO ...More
09 Apr 42 Hurricane II BG676 F Sgt David Price BOWIE(137299) 261 SqdnChina Bay, Ceylon SD by fighters at Chinabay BO ...More
09 Apr 42 Hurricane II Z2573 F Sgt Cleophas Joseph Gauthier(J15346) 261 SqdnChina Bay, Ceylon SD by fighters at Chinabay . A ...More
09 Apr 42 Hurricane II BG786 Sgt Lloyd Thaxter Rawnsley(402753) 261 SqdnChina Bay, Ceylon SD by fighters at Chinabay Cr ...More
09 Apr 42 Hurricane II BG909 Sgt Kenneth Allan Seymour Mann(402377) 261 SqdnChina Bay, Ceylon SD by fighters at Chinabay BO ...More
09 Apr 42 Hurricane II BE241 Fg Offr Cyril Frank Counter(85689) 261 SqdnChina Bay, Ceylon SD by fighters at Chinabay , A ...More
09 Apr 42 Hurricane II BG882 261 SqdnChina Bay, Ceylon Forcelanded at Chinabay after ...More
09 Apr 42 Blenheim IV R3911 Sgt Hugh Alexander MacLENNAN*(404107)
Sgt Archibald Richard TRAVERS*(408017)
11 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon shot down by Zeros; Sgt H. Mac ...More
09 Apr 42 Blenheim IV V5992 Sqn Ldr Kenneth AULT*(33214)
F Sgt Stanley Dennis WHILES*(776023)
11 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon shot down by Zeros. S/Ldr K. A ...More
09 Apr 42 Blenheim IV V6010 Sgt R Garnham
Sgt Boltwood
11 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon damaged but repaired; Sgt R. G ...More
09 Apr 42 Blenheim IV Z7506 Sgt E Anderson
Sgt McFadzean
11 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon damaged but repaired; Sgt E. A ...More
09 Apr 42 Blenheim IV Z7759 Fg Offr H Smith
W O Howe
11 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon damaged and crash-landed, u/c ...More
09 Apr 42 Blenheim IV Z7803 Sgt Noel Lindsay STEVENSON*(407083)
Fg Offr Alexander Watt DONALD*(78989)
11 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon shot down by Zeros; W/O N. Ste ...More
09 Apr 42 Blenheim IV Z7896 Capt Charles Henry ADCOCK*(102252)
Fg Offr Geoffrey Shuttlewort BURGAN*(407284)
11 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon shot down by Zeros; Capt C. Ad ...More
09 Apr 42 Blenheim IV Z9574 Lt Frederick George KNIGHT*(102349)
Fg Offr David Hugh EVANS*(406203)
11 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon shot down by Zeros; Lieutenant ...More
11 Apr 42 Blenheim IV Z7127 Sgt U P N EWING(406523) 11 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon engine cut on approach to Colo ...More
20 Apr 42 Hurricane IIb BG916 Sgt John Brown LISLE*(R67604) 30 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon Flew into slipstream, turned o ...More
22 Apr 42 Blenheim IV Z7506 Sqn Ldr John Theodore BOUWENS*(37552)
F Sgt David FISHER*(973934)
11 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon flew into hill in bad weather ...More
05 May 42 Blenheim IV Z7640 Sgt Albert Mervyn NICHOLS*(406256)
Sgt H J CARGILL(400256)
11 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon crashed into sea on reconnaiss ...More
09 May 42 Hurricane II BN268 Plt Offr Alphonse Leon Dudley St. AUBIN*(J6230) 261 SqdnChina Bay, Ceylon Collided with BN269 during com ...More

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