Airspeed Oxford AB650, assigned to 1st Pathfinder Sqn, 9AF USAAF.
Airspeed Oxford AS732, assigned to 74th Service Squadron, 42nd Service Group, 9AF USAAF.
Military site : airfield
The base was known as Great Saling when construction – by US Army engineers – began in 1942 but was renamed Andrews Field in honour of the memory of Gen. Frank M. Andrews, who was killed when the B-24 he was travelling in crash-landed in Iceland on 3...
|Crashed||30 April 1944|
Taxiing accident Andrews Fld/Sta 485 Cat 3 damage, parked A/C, 30-Apr-44. Taxiied into by Oxford AB650.
74SerS 42SerG 9AF
|Manufactured||Christchurch, Dorset, UK|
Built at Airspeed.
Delivered to RAF MU.
|Assigned||Andrewsfield Aviation Ltd, Dunmow, Essex CM6, UK|
Assigned to 74th Service Squadron, 42nd Service Group, 9AF USAAF.
|07 February 2016 17:05:54||Al_Skiff||Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, description, events, aircraft associations, unit associations, place associations and media associations|