Friday, 13 December 2002

13th Dec 1942 - exercises in Chesapeake Bay

13 Dec 1942

Proceeded to sea for exercises in Chesapeake Bay. Flew off one Swordfish for RDF calculation. This aircraft returned with high oil temperature and low oil pressure. A relief aircraft was flown off and all runs for the day satisfactorily completed.


A/c Crew Time off Take off run Wind Weight AF Out Time on Wire Wind Weight Run out
DK717 Lt (A) LR Tivy, S/Lt Rodway, PO Air Donnelly 1211 220' 30 7750 1350 1351 4 32 7200 72'
DK719 S/Lt (A) Hallewell, S/Lt Rodway, PO Air Donnelly 1446 270' 28 7750 1701 1702 4 32 7100 44'

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