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Last updated: 9 August 2020
Datum:Montag 14 September 1942
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-2-112
Fluggesellschaft:Royal Australian Air Force - RAAF
Kennzeichen: A30-5
Werknummer: 1287
Baujahr: 1934
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 5 / Insassen: 5
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 5 / Insassen: 5
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Port Moresby-Seven Mile Aerodrome (POM) (   Papua Neuguinea)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Flug von:?
Flug nach:Port Moresby-Seven Mile Aerodrome (POM/AYPY), Papua Neuguinea
Crashed while on approach to Seven Mile Strip and burned. The aircraft was attached to the RAAF 36 Squadron.

RAAF Crew Members who were killed were:
414637 Sgt BEITZ Gordon Thomas;
413356 Sgt DALLY John Douglas;
347 FL DEVINE Stewart;
40432 FA LAC FOERS Frank Harold.

» Australian Military Aircraft Serials and Aircraft History web site


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