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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 29962
Last updated: 28 April 2019
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Date:02-FEB-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: A3-10
C/n / msn: H3022
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
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 H3022: Imperial Gift to Australia in 1919. Placed in Long term storage at 1 Aircraft Depot until 1925. To 1 FTS as A3-10 in 1925, crashed 02/02/26 at RAAF Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria (pilot Commandant F F Munro), total flight time of 90 hours.

To 1 AD and reduced to components and fuselage stored 20/02/26. However, fuselage reconditioned by Larkin Aircraft Supply Co Melbourne in mid-1926, and returned to service with 1 FTS by 06/27 until 11/28,

Casualty report 26/11/28; presumed crashed at RAAF Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria. Approved for conversion to components 12/12/28 and struck off charge.

Sources:

1. Air Enthusiast 44
2. http://www.adf-gallery.com.au/.au/1a3.htm
3. http://www.avro504.org/AvroSerialNumbers.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
06-Apr-2014 16:29 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Dec-2018 22:29 Nepa Updated [Operator, Nature, Operator]

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