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Last updated: 9 August 2020
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Date:Monday 15 October 1945
Type:Short Sunderland GR.5
Operator:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registration: NJ277
C/n / msn:
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Passengers:Fatalities: 17 / Occupants: 17
Total:Fatalities: 22 / Occupants: 22
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Tuas (   Malaysia)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Flew into a hill in bad visibility conditions.

Sources:
» Folha da Noite 23 October 1945


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