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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 180540
Last updated: 11 October 2021
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Date:26-JUN-1942
Time:
Type:Bristol Beaufort Mk I
Owner/operator:100 Sqn RAAF
Registration: A9-52
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Tapini area, 60 miles north-west of Port Moresby -   Papua New Guinea
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Port Moresby
Destination airport:Port Moresby
Narrative:
Crashed after the pilot became disorientated. All four occupants died in the crash.
The wreckage of the plane was discovered in the year 1987.

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20170604162732/http://www.beaufortrestoration.com.au:80/Pages/RestorationChild/Stories/Story_Wings00061987.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Oct-2015 11:56 gerard57 Added
27-Aug-2018 18:03 Nepa Updated [Operator]

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