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Last updated: 13 December 2019
Datum:Mittwoch 21 Januar 1942
Flugzeugtyp:Avro 642 Eighteen
Fluggesellschaft:Mandated Airines Ltd. - MAL
Kennzeichen: VH-UXD
Werknummer: 642
Baujahr: 1934
Triebwerk: 2 Armstrong Siddeley Jaguar IVD
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Unfallort:Salamaua (   Papua Neuguinea)
Flugphase: Stehendes (STD)
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An Avro 642 Eighteen, VH-UXD, was destroyed on the ground at Salamaua, Papua New Guinea, during a strafing attack by Japanese aircraft during the first Japanese attack against New Guinea.

» Australia 1943: The Liberation of New Guinea / Peter J. Dean


photo of Avro-642-Eighteen-VH-UXD
accident date: 21-01-1942
type: Avro 642 Eighteen
registration: VH-UXD
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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