Pilot wounded in RAF B.E.2c replica crash at Sywell Aerodrome

The Great War Display Team’s RAF B.E.2c at Farnborough Airshow in 2014 (Photo Toby (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0))

A Royal Aircraft Factory B.E.2c  replica crashed at Sywell Aerodrome in the United-Kingdom while training with five other aircraft in preparation for a display later this month. Fortunately, pilot Matthew Boddington survived the crash and has been hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries.

The aircraft is part of the Bremont Great War Display Team, which offers World War I aerial displays with up to nine aircraft.

All the best and a speedy recovery to Matthew Boddington !

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