Mohawk III BK585 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database] RAFCommands.com
Mohawk III BK585
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Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry
|Date of Crash || 25 Nov 42 ||Aircraft Name || Mohawk IV ||Serial Number || BK585 |
|Unit || 5 Sqdn ||Operating Airfield || Dinjan ||Country || India|
|Aircrew details ||Plt Offr Nicholas MacDonald BEYTS(110028)|
|Details|| Having completed a scramble over base and landing at base swung to the right and ground looped on his port oleo leg. Damage was caused to the wing tip, the mainplane adjescent to the wing tip. Main tyre ahd burstand wheel disintegrated causing port oleo leg to burst through top surface of main plane. BEYTS was uninjured|