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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 64791
Last updated: 10 November 2019
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Date:02-FEB-1964
Time:Day
Type:Silhouette image of generic AUS9 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Auster AOP 9
Owner/operator:656 Sqn AAC
Registration: XK379
C/n / msn: B5/10/105
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Tawau Harbour, Sabah, Borneo -   Malaysia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Stalled and crashed in the water while pursuing an enemy vessel in Tawau Harbour, Sabah, Borneo, Malaysia on 2/2/1964. Aircraft crashed and overturned in shallow waters and one of the two occupants was injured.

Deemed to have been damaged beyond economic repair, and written off. Struck off charge as Cat.5(scrap) on 29/2/1964

Sources:

http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1964.htm
http://www.ukserials.com/images/losses/xk379.jpg
http://www.auster.ukf.net/p38.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Sep-2011 16:03 angels one five Updated [Date, Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative, Plane category, ]
02-Feb-2012 10:14 Nepa Updated [Operator]
24-Dec-2012 12:29 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]
21-Apr-2013 07:23 angels one five Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Narrative]
01-May-2013 17:17 Nepa Updated [Operator]

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