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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 18797
Last updated: 21 October 2019
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Date:24-MAR-1927
Time:
Type:de Havilland DH.9C
Owner/operator:QANTAS
Registration: G-AUED
C/n / msn: 86
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Tambo, Queensland -   Australia
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Tambo, Queensland
Narrative:
Stalled at a low height on approach and crashed at Tambo, Queensland 24/3/1927, killing all three on board on impact. This accident was the first to be the subject of an investigation by Australia's newly-formed AAIC (Air Accident Investigation Committee) as "AAIC Report No. 1". It was also the first fatal accident for the airline, QANTAS

Sources:

1. http://www.goldenyears.ukf.net/reg_G-AU.htm
2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Qantas_fatal_accidents
3. http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a267086.pdf
4. http://afleetingpeace.org/index.php/aeroplanes/15-aeroplanes/84-register-australia


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
03-Jan-2011 22:55 angels one five Updated [Operator, Source]
03-Jan-2011 23:03 angels one five Updated [Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
20-Oct-2013 23:54 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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