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Narrative:c/no.6360: CofA 5930 issued 28.5.37. Registered VR-SAV [CofR 21] 6.7.37 to Wearne Bros Ltd t/a Wearne's Air Service, Kallang, Singapore; named "Governor Raffles". Entered service 28.6.37. Registered [CofR 28] 7.1.38 to Wearnes Air Service Ltd, Singapore.
|Type:||de Havilland DH.89A Dragon Rapide|
|Owner/operator:||Malayan Volunteer Air Force|
|Registration:|| MVAF 18|
|C/n / msn:|| 6360|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Ipoh, Perak -
|Destination airport:||Ipoh, Malaya|
Impressed into 'B' Flight, MVAF (Malayan Volunteer Air Force) as “18” 1.12.41. Destroyed on ground at Ipoh, Malaya 18.12.41 (at approximate Coordinates:04°34′04″N, 101°05′31″E) after landing, when struck by fragmentation bomb during air raid by Japanese forces; 2 on board killed
||Dr. John Smith
||Updated [Date, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]|
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