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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 18184
Last updated: 15 June 2020
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Date:09-APR-1955
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic J1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Auster J/1 Autocrat
Owner/operator:Newcastle Aero Club
Registration: VH-KSF
C/n / msn: 2099
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Forbes, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed alongside the Lachlan River. Pilot and four passengers killed.

Sources:

1. http://www.edcoatescollection.com/ac1/austcl/VH-KSF.html
2. http://austerhg.org/prod_list/pages.php?page=1989
Sskatoon Star-Phoenix 11 April 1955, p2


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
24-Mar-2014 03:07 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
07-Jan-2018 15:40 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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