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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 24746
Last updated: 19 November 2019
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Date:31-OCT-1946
Time:
Type:Avro Nineteen I
Owner/operator:Westminster Airways
Registration: G-AHYO
C/n / msn: 1360
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants: 9
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Lubushi, Northern Rhodesia -   Zambia
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:Croydon Airport, Croydon, Surrey (EGCR)
Destination airport:Johannesburg
Narrative:
Departed Croydon on 25 October 1946 with 2 crew and 7 passengers. Crashed & destroyed by fire near Lubushi, Northern Rhodesia (now Zambia). Registration G-AHYO cancelled by the Air Ministry on 27 January 1947

Sources:

1. World Directory of Airliner Crashes/Terry Denham
2. Original Westminster Airways Aircraft Passenger, Baggage and Load Sheet
3. https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-AHYO.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
07-Jun-2010 10:03 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Nature, Damage, Narrative]
19-Mar-2012 10:32 TB Updated [Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
25-Apr-2017 18:49 Anon. Updated [Total occupants, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
23-Sep-2017 20:08 Dr. John Smith Updated [Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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