De Havilland DH 98 Mosquito ExCC

The Incident:

Mosquito KA197 of Hq Ferry Command RAF (No 45 Atlantic Transport Group), on a ferry flight to the UK via Iceland.
The aircraft swung on the runway at take off at Reykjavík and was “written off”.


The Crew: 


A crew of two survived.


The aircraft:

Manufacturer: de Havilland
Type: DH Mosquito FB Mk 26
Registration (S/N): KA197
Operator: Hq Ferry Command RAF (No 45 Atlantic Transport Group)

Details on Aircraft: Wikipedia, Youtube

Source
ASN database
Issued :  Sep. 19. 2015