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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 74142
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:31-DEC-1948
Time:
Type:de Havilland DH.84 Dragon
Owner/operator:Catholic Mission of Holy Ghost
Registration: VH-AMO
C/n / msn: DHA2067
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mingende -   Papua New Guinea
Phase: Landing
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed and caught fire. Mission pilot Father John Corbett Glover was killed.
**Manindi airstrip in the Sepik River distrikt

Sources:

**The Indian Express 5 January 1949, p5
3. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/pAus01.html
4. http://www.goodall.com.au/australian-aviation/dh84-pt2/dh84-dragon-pt2.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Apr-2010 22:37 Petro Added
08-Apr-2014 21:04 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
25-Dec-2018 09:43 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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