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Last updated: 17 October 2017
Datum:maandag 24 juni 1957
Type:Silhouette image of generic L14 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed 414-56 Hudson IIIA
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Adastra Airways
Registratie: VH-AGO
Constructienummer: 6429
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 4 / inzittenden: 4
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 2 / inzittenden: 2
Totaal:slachtoffers: 6 / inzittenden: 6
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Horn Island Airport, QLD (HID) (   AustraliŽ)
Fase: Nadering (APR)
Soort vlucht:Onderzoek
Vliegveld van vertrek:Horn Island Airport, QLD (HID/YHID), AustraliŽ
Vliegveld van aankomst:Horn Island Airport, QLD (HID/YHID), AustraliŽ
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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