Aircraft Photo of G-ACXX | Fairey Fox I | AirHistory.net
Location
City / Airport:MildenhallMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGUN   IATA: MHZ   Local: -   Other: -
Event:MacRobertson Air Race 1934
 
Photo Date:15 October 1934 to 20 October 1934
Photo from:Peter de Jong CollectionContact
Photo ID: 161048
Photographer's Remark

Seen before the start of the London to Melbourne Air Race between Dragon Rapide ZK-ACO and Gee Bee NX14307, this veteran Fairey Fox, formerly J8424, crashed in Italy on 22 October 1934. Aviatiors Gilman and Baines were killed, the only fatalities of the race.

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