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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 18110
Last updated: 3 July 2020
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Date:01-SEP-1962
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic AUS9 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Auster AOP.9
Owner/operator:20 Recce Flt AAC
Registration: WZ719
C/n / msn: B5/10/43
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sha Tin Air Base, New Territories -   Hong Kong
Phase: Standing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Sha Tin, Hong Kong
Destination airport:Sha Tin, Hong Kong
Narrative:
Written off: damaged beyond repair during the destruction of Sha Tin Base, Hong Kong by typhoon 'Wanda'. (One of three Auster AOP.9s to be destroyed in this fashion - Typhoon 'Wanda' also claimed WZ720 and XN411)

Sources:

1. Auster aircraft production (http://www.auster.ukf.net/ )
2. http://www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=WZ
3. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1962.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
02-Dec-2011 01:53 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
06-May-2013 19:35 Nepa Updated [Operator, Narrative]
23-Jul-2017 15:39 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Location, Destination airport, Source]
23-Jul-2017 15:40 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]

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