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A total of 3081 Accidents and Losses are listed.

Date AircraftTail No Pilot/CrewUnitLocationRemarks
20 Apr 45 Harvard IIB FS930 Plt Offr R J HART 8 FU, Engine cut. BL 2.5m from Baris ...More
25 Jun 45 Harvard IIB FE878 Fg Offr William Newell BROWNE*(190470) 8 FUJodhpur, hit tree Low flying Jodhpur in ...More
28 Aug 44 Hurricane IIC LB834 Sgt P D MENZIES(1394228) 8 FUPalam, India Ran into soft ground and overt ...More
14 Oct 44 Hurricane HV666 Sgt MULLOCK 8 FUBamrauli, India Engine cut on approach, belly ...More
16 Oct 44 Hurricane IIC LB801 Sgt J McPOLIN*(1560871) 8 FURisalpur, India Stalled on take off , DBR. Air ...More
06 Dec 44 Hurricane IIC KW858 F Sgt N UNITT(1576737) 8 FUCalcutta, India RAn out of fuel and got lost. ...More
06 Dec 44 Hurricane IIC BN959 F Sgt Colin WIDDICOMBE(1320568) 8 FU, Aircraft forcelanded wheels up ...More
14 Jan 45 Hurricane I V969 WO D A CHURCHLEY(1208636) 8 FU, Aircraft forcelanded - fuel su ...More
16 Jan 45 Hurricane IV 593 F Sgt K BREEDS(1800708) 8 FU, Aircraft turned on its nose. P ...More
06 Jun 45 Hurricane IV LD797 F Sgt Colin Campbell Meikle*(1604174) 8 FU, India Ran out of fuel. Stalled on ap ...More
19 Feb 45 Thunderbolt I FL762 8 RFUYelahanka, India Lost power on take off , hit g ...More
28 Feb 45 Thunderbolt I FL736 8 RFUYelahanka, India UC not lcoked down, collapsed ...More
27 Mar 45 Thunderbolt I FL754 8 RFUYelahanka, India Collided with KL247 taxying at ...More
27 Mar 45 Thunderbolt II KL247 8 RFUYelahanka, India hit after landing by FL754 Yel ...More
10 Apr 45 Thunderbolt I FL733 8 RFUYelahanka, India Crash landed at Kattaihosahall ...More
21 Apr 45 Thunderbolt II HD207 8 RFUYelahanka, India Caught fire on landing at Yelh ...More
12 May 45 Thunderbolt II KL838 8 RFUYelahanka, India Damaged after swinging on land ...More
24 May 45 Thunderbolt I FL789 8 RFUYelahanka, India Yelahanka - premature liftoff, ...More
04 Jun 45 Thunderbolt II KL284 8 RFUYelahanka, India Mettupalam - eng failure at 25 ...More
27 Jun 45 Thunderbolt I FL748 8 RFUKolar, India Kolar - ac landed with uc retr ...More
09 Jul 45 Thunderbolt I FL796 8 RFUYelahanka, India Yelahanka - ac was stuck by KL ...More
21 Jul 45 Thunderbolt II HD220 8 RFUYelahanka, India Yelahanka - ac overran runway ...More
11 Aug 45 Thunderbolt II HD196 8 RFUYelahanka, India Goddavalahalli Mysore - BL aft ...More
11 Aug 45 Thunderbolt II KL193 8 RFUYelahanka, India Doballapur - ac eng fail and p ...More
11 Sep 45 Thunderbolt I FL812 8 RFUYelahanka, India Yelahanka - ac was dam by rich ...More
26 Sep 45 Thunderbolt I HD107 8 RFUYelahanka, India Yelahanka - eng caught fire wh ...More
11 Jan 45 Spitfire VIIIc MD343 Plt Offr E Artus RAF 8 Sqdn IAFNidania, India heavy landing downwind at Geor ...More
11 Jan 45 Spitfire VIIIc LV646 Flt Lt D E Colebroke RAF 8 Sqdn IAFNidania, India Inadvertant wheels up landing ...More
19 Mar 46 Spitfire XIVe NH793 Plt Offr C T Muthayah*(3044) 8 Sqdn IAF, India Engine cut, BL near level cros ...More
25 Jan 45 Spitfire VIII Fg Offr P Chuckerbutty(1611) 8 Sqdn IAFNidania, India Crashed western side of runway ...More
01 Feb 45 Spitfire VIIIc JF778 8 Sqdn IAFNidania, India engine cut, undershot runway, ...More
18 Aug 43 Vengeance AN801 8 Sqdn IAFBairagarh, India Cr Thuna Range, Bhopal. Crew e ...More
21 Sep 43 Vengeance II AN719 8 Sqdn IAF, India 43/8, Engine cut fuel problems ...More
28 Dec 43 Vengeance EZ894 Sgt Walter Herbert ROGERS(1335983)
Fg Offr Frank WOODMANSEY*(134368)
8 Sqdn IAFDouble Moorings, India Took off at 1000 hrs for dive ...More
04 Feb 44 Vengeance Sgt Fotheringham 8 Sqdn IAFJoari, India Crashed during take off due to ...More
11 Feb 44 Vengeance II AN687 8 Sqdn IAFMambur, India Failed to take off ground loop ...More
24 Feb 44 Vengeance EZ993 Plt Offr Joseph Dennis O'LEARY(156066)
WO Stewart Mosby
8 Sqdn IAFMambur, India Returned from sortie with engi ...More
19 Mar 44 Vengeance II AN730 Fg Offr Chuckerbutty 8 Sqdn IAFMambur, India Broke off formation as smoke a ...More
02 Apr 44 Vengeance AN837 Fg Offr Everett Embert ETTINGER(J21148)
F Sgt Steele
8 Sqdn IAFMambur, India Baled out at 1130 hours on dro ...More
11 Apr 44 Vengeance II AN727 Sgt Fotheringham 8 Sqdn IAFMambur, India Failed to take off - insuffice ...More
19 May 46 Spitfire VIIIc MD328 Flt Lt A Hussain(1706) 8 Sqdn IAF, India lost on crosscountry, shoft of ...More
15 Apr 44 Vengeance WO Lamb 8 Sqdn IAFMambur, India Failed to take off in P run. A ...More
04 May 44 Vengeance II AN736 8 Sqdn IAFMambur, India Swung on take off, hit ditch u ...More
09 May 44 Vengeance II AN646 8 Sqdn IAFMambur, India Hit bump on TO, uc raised to s ...More
16 May 44 Vengeance II AN618 Fg Offr Hazen Edward Dougherty*(J21256)
Sgt A M Khan*(10576)
8 Sqdn IAFMambur, India Failed to pull out of Dive in ...More
17 May 44 Vengeance II AN663 8 Sqdn IAFMambur, India [AB]Tyre burst on take off, sw ...More
11 Jun 44 Vengeance Fg Offr Aziz 8 Sqdn IAFMambur, India Pranged ac ferrying it from126 ...More
09 Jun 46 Spitfire XIVe TZ186 Fg Offr V J Clowsley(2934) 8 Sqdn IAF, India engine cut in circuit, BL 4 m ...More
29 Jun 44 Vengeance III FB967 8 Sqdn IAFCox Bazaar, India Hit steamroller while landing ...More
20 Jul 44 Vengeance III FB971 8 Sqdn IAFSamungli, India DBR in runway collision with F ...More

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