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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 18098
Last updated: 9 August 2020
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Date:07-JUN-1956
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic AUS9 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Auster AOP.9
Owner/operator:656 Squadron Royal Air Force (656 Sqn RAF)
Registration: WZ694
C/n / msn: B5/10/19
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:4 mi SSW of Kuala Pilah -   Malaysia
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Hit trees during a reconnaissance flight and crashed into the jungle, 4 miles South South-West of Kuala Pilah, Malayasia. All three crew were killed

Sources:

1. Auster aircraft production (http://www.auster.ukf.net/)
2. Royal Air Force Aircraft WA100-WZ999 (James J. Halley, Air Britain, 1983. page 110)
3. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.656squadron.org/RollofHonour.swf]
4. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1956.htm
5. http://austerhg.org/prod_list/pages.php?page=4380
6. Diário de Lisboa 8 June 1956, page 16


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
28-Jun-2011 16:53 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Damage, Narrative]
05-Oct-2011 21:24 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
03-Feb-2012 17:45 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Phase, Source, Narrative]
08-Feb-2012 03:08 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
14-Feb-2017 19:48 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
23-Jul-2017 15:47 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
10-Nov-2018 18:44 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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