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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238511
Last updated: 23 July 2020
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Date:12-APR-1931
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic AVIN model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro 616 Avian IVA
Owner/operator:Albert James
Registration: G-ABCF
C/n / msn: 467
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mascot, Sydney -   Australia
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Mascot Airport
Destination airport:Mascot Airport
Narrative:
Wing folded back in flight and crashed from 2000ft. This aircraft was used by Sir Charles Kingsford-Smith on his solo flight from England to Australia 10-1930 named "Southern Cross Junior"

Sources:

De Sumatra post
13-04-1931


Images:

Photo of G-ABCF courtesy AirHistory.net


Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
1930; (c) AirHistory Photo Archive

Revision history:

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