Lockheed Hudson Mk I, s/n T9462
The aircraft was landing at Kaldaðarnes coming from convoy escort mission. The wind was heavy cross wind gusting over 20 knots. One landing gear hit the ground at landing and the aircraft sustained heavy damage.
The crew survived.
Lockheed Hudson Mk I
UK Serial No: T9462
Code: UA K
Operator: RAF No. 269 Squadron.
The Squadron operated Lockheed Hudson aircraft in Iceland:
12.4.1941 - 31.5.1941 Detachment in Kaldadarnes
12.12.1942 – 7.7.1942 Detachment in Reykjavík
May 1941 – March 1943 Kaldadarnes
March 1943 – Jan 1944 Reykjavík