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Last updated: 22 November 2019
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Datum:woensdag 21 januari 1942
Type:Avro 642 Eighteen
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Mandated Airines Ltd. - MAL
Registratie: VH-UXD
Constructienummer: 642
Bouwjaar: 1934
Motoren: 2 Armstrong Siddeley Jaguar IVD
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Schade: Afgeschreven
Plaats:Salamaua (   Papoea-Nieuw-Guinea)
Fase: Geparkeerd (STD)
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Beschrijving:
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.

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


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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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