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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 18119
Last updated: 18 July 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic AUS9 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Auster AOP.9
Owner/operator:20 Recce Flt AAC
Registration: XK420
C/n / msn: B5/10/123
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:one mile WNW of Tai Mo Shan -   Hong Kong
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Kai Tak, Hong Kong
Destination airport:
Caught by a down draught when crossing a ridge after an all up weight take off. It crashed one mile WNW of Tai Mo Shan, Hong Kong after the engine stalled when the pilot was attempting to regain control. The pilot and both passengers were killed


Revision history:

17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
24-Dec-2012 14:41 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
24-Dec-2012 14:46 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Narrative]
06-May-2013 19:38 Nepa Updated [Operator]

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