Accident description
Last updated: 1 November 2014
Status:
Date:Monday 30 November 1942
Type:Lockheed 18-40-11 Lodestar
Operating for:Australian National Airways - ANA
Leased from:Australian Department of Civil Aviation
Registration: VHCAH
C/n / msn: 18-2125
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Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Buna (   Papua New Guinea)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
The Dubudora Airstrip was being bombed as the Lodestar was making its approach. It was hit by machine gun fire and crash-landed on the airstrip.

Sources:
» The Lockheed Twins / Peter J Marson


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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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