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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 65499
Last updated: 9 February 2020
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Date:09-APR-1943
Time:00:40
Type:Silhouette image of generic T6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American Harvard Mk II
Owner/operator:2 SFTS RNZAF
Registration: NZ917
C/n / msn: 66-2710
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Woodbourne -   New Zealand
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Woodbourne AFB
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed and burned while night flying.
NZ917 climbed to about 200 feet after taking off and then turned and dived into the ground.
Leading Aircraftman Ralph Brownlie R.I.P.
ex-RCAF/2977.

Sources:

NZ Serials


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Jun-2009 03:00 angels one five Added
21-Sep-2009 16:50 angels one five Updated
25-Jan-2012 14:57 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Narrative]
04-Jul-2013 00:21 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Dec-2013 18:12 angels one five Updated [Time, Narrative]
11-Apr-2018 14:37 A.J. Scholten Updated [Narrative]
04-Feb-2019 15:40 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
20-Aug-2019 06:40 angels one five Updated [Narrative]

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