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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 27785
Last updated: 20 July 2019
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Date:15-DEC-1979
Time:
Type:de Havilland DH.84 Dragon
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: VH-AGC
C/n / msn: DHA2045
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Point Cook, Victoria -   Australia
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:poni cook vic aust
Destination airport:Point Cook, Victoria, Australia
Narrative:
This Australian-built Dragon served with the RAAF as A34-56. Delivered 11/2/43. Sold 27/5/46 and became VH-ASO, and shortly afterward went to the Flying Doctor Service as VH-FDA. In 1956 it was purchased by Adastra Airways of Mascot, NSW and re-registered VH-AGC (the second). Crashed at Point Cook, Victoria, Australia, killing the pilot

Sources:

http://www.adastra.adastron.com/aircraft/dragon/vh-agc.htm
http://www.edcoatescollection.com/ac1/austa/vhagc2.html
http://www.adf-gallery.com.au//2a34.shtml
http://www.dehavilland.ukf.net/pAus01.htm
http://www.adf-gallery.com.au/gallery/DH84-Dragon-2A34-56/EC_2A34_56


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
02-Jan-2012 11:04 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
04-Apr-2015 18:05 cactus Updated [Phase, Departure airport]

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