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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 195209
Last updated: 15 June 2019
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Date:15-SEP-1947
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic cnsl model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airspeed AS.65 Consul
Owner/operator:Malayan Airways Ltd
Registration: VR-SCF
C/n / msn: 5096
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Teronoh, near Ipoh, Kinta District, Perak -   Malaysia
Phase: En route
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Sungai Besi Airport, Kuala Lumpur (WMKF)
Destination airport:Kallang Airport, Singapore
Narrative:
Airspeed AS.65 Consul c/n 5096 [Reported as ex-RAF Oxford L4538]. C of A issued 28.3.1947. Registered July 47 to Malayan Airways Ltd; named Layang Layang" [“Swallow”]. Written off (damaged beyond repair) when force landed at Teronoh, near Ipoh, Kinta District, Perak, Malaya (at approximate Coordinates: 4.422752°N 100.993155°E) in bad weather 15.9.1947.

Registration VR-SCF cancelled 10.10.1947

Sources:

1. https://www.ab-ix.co.uk/pdfs/airspeed_oxford_&_consul.pdf
2. https://www.baaa-acro.com/crash/crash-airspeed-as65-consul-ipoh
3. http://britishaviation-ptp.com/airspeed_as65.html
4. https://www.pprune.org/aviation-history-nostalgia/249051-malayan-airways-dc-3-a.html#post2921730
5. http://aerobernie.bplaced.net/MSA.html
6. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Teronoh
7. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malaysia_Airlines#1947-1960:_Airline_beginnings.2C_Malayan_Airways


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-May-2017 21:10 Dr.John Smith Added
20-Mar-2019 21:25 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Source]

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