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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 29959
Last updated: 5 December 2019
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Date:09-JAN-1926
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A504 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro 504K
Owner/operator:1 FTS RAAF
Registration: A3-18
C/n / msn: H3037
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAAF Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAAF Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria
Destination airport:RAAF Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria
Narrative:
Ex-RAF H3037: Imperial Gift to Australia in 1929. Stored until early 1921. Issued to 1 FTS RAAF, 31/03/21 as H3037. Withdrawn from service to 1 Aircraft Depot 01/08/21 for long term storage until 1925. Returned to service when issued to 1 FTS as A3-18 by 12/25.

Crashed at RAAF Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, 09/01/26, total flight time 33 hours. Approved for conversion to components 23/02/26 and struck off charge

Sources:

1. Air Enthusiast 44
2. http://web.archive.org/web/20121018191341/http://baaa-acro.com/Fiches%20d%27accidents/1926/A3-18.htm
3. http://www.avro504.org/AvroSerialNumbers.html
4. http://www.adf-gallery.com.au/.au/1a3.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
06-Apr-2014 17:21 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
04-Dec-2018 16:51 Nepa Updated [Operator, Nature, Operator]

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