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Last updated: 29 May 2016
Datum:Montag 24 Juni 1957
Flugzeugtyp:Lockheed 414-56 Hudson IIIA
Fluggesellschaft:Adastra Airways
Kennzeichen: VH-AGO
Werknummer: 6429
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 4 / Insassen: 4
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 2 / Insassen: 2
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 6 / Insassen: 6
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Horn Island Airport, QLD (HID) (   Australien)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Flug von:Horn Island Airport, QLD (HID/YHID), Australien
Flug nach:Horn Island Airport, QLD (HID/YHID), Australien
Crashed while trying to land at Horn Island runway 08 following engine problems. The airplane was operating on survey flights over the bauxite field at Weipa Mission.

» The Age - Jun 25, 1957


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