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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 222262
Last updated: 27 April 2020
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Date:09-AUG-1956
Time:10:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic AUS9 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Auster AOP.9
Owner/operator:Royal Air Force (RAF)
Registration: WZ710
C/n / msn: B5/15/35
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Baling -   Malaysia
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Kroh airstrip (WMBH)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed into dense jungle 10 miles north of Kroh after engine cut out. Both crew Darell/Turner (28) walked out of the jungle about 16:00 slightly injured.

Sources:

The Straits Times 10 August 1956, p9
http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1956.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2019 22:45 TB Added
25-Feb-2019 22:53 TB Updated [Departure airport]

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