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Date:20-JAN-1947
Time:14:15
Type:North American B-25C Mitchell
Owner/operator:ML-KNIL (Royal Netherland East Indies Army AF)
Registration: N5-128
C/n / msn: 82-5570
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Biak -   Indonesia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Biak Sorido
Destination airport:Biak Mokmer
Narrative:
Aicraft was on a test flight after maintenance,5 members of the Hans Snel Cabaret goup were on board for the ride(sightseeing)
While landing at mokmer a go-around had to be made because a jeep was crossing the runway.
The aircraft stalled and crashed.

Sources:

Noticias de hoy 22 January 1947, p12
http://www.hdekker.info/
https://www.ipms.nl/artikelen/nedmil-luchtvaart/vliegtuigen-n/vliegtuigen-n-northam-b25
Kemajoran
Jan Hagens


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