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Status:
Date:Saturday 19 January 1946
Type:Short Sunderland GR.5
Operator:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registration: PP157
MSN:
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Jesselton (   Malaysia)
Phase: Taxi (TXI)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
The Sunderland struck an uncharted coral reef; not repaired.

Sources:
» Richard Gibbons (e-mail 27-8-2010)
» Broken Wings : Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents / James J. Halley


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