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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 175602
Last updated: 17 September 2019
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Date:11-JAN-1957
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MOSQ model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito PR Mk 41
Owner/operator:World Wide Aerial Surveys (Aust) Pty. Ltd.
Registration: VH-WWS
C/n / msn: ex.A52-313
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:near Tumut, New South Wales. -   Australia
Phase: En route
Nature:Photo/air-to-air
Departure airport:Camden airfield, NSW
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Mosquito N1597V (ex. RAAF A52-313) Registered as VH-WWS was engaged in photography at 25,000 feet near Tumut when the cabin hatch flew off. 11.1.1957
Crew: 
Mr. Ken ROWLANDS (pilot) - Ok
Mr. ROWNEY (nav.) - Ok
Mr. Kevin PAVLICH (cameraman) - Ok 


Sources:

http://www.adastron.com/adastra/aircraft/misc/mosquito.htm
Morrison, D. 2000 The Last Working Aussie Mossies,
"Flightpath" Vol. 12 No. 1, Aug-Oct 2000


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Apr-2015 09:17 T.T.Taylor Added
21-Jul-2015 09:13 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Narrative]
10-Oct-2015 21:05 Nepa Updated [Location, Departure airport]
26-Feb-2019 21:50 Nepa Updated [Cn, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Narrative, Operator]

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