Descripción del Accidente ASN 19 OCT 1934 de Havilland DH.86 Express VH-URN - Wilsons Promontory, VIC [Bass Strait]
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Fecha:viernes 19 octubre 1934
Tipo:de Havilland DH.86 Express
Operador:Holyman's Airways
Registración: VH-URN
Numéro de série: 2301
Año de Construcción: 1934
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 9 / Ocupantes: 9
Total:Fatalidades: 11 / Ocupantes: 11
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:de la costa de Wilsons Promontory, VIC [Bass Strait] (   Australia)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Launceston Airport, TAS (LST/YMLT), Australia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Melbourne (unknown airport), VIC, Australia
A de Havilland DH.86 Express passenger plane, named "Miss Hobart" disappeared over Bass Strait during a flight from Launceston, Tasmania, to Melbourne.
Captain V. Holyman, one of the co-founders of the airline, was among the missing.
The next day patches of oil were discovered some 10 miles off Wilsons Promontory.

» De Havilland full production list
» LOST 'PLANE. (1934, October 22). The Sydney Morning Herald


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