Incident Auster J/1B Aiglet VH-ABI, 22 Nov 1952
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 18262
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Type:Silhouette image of generic J1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Auster J/1B Aiglet
Registration: VH-ABI
MSN: 2698
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Katoomba, NSW -   Australia
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Sydney
Destination airport:Bourke
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Attempted a forced landing in Blue Mountains after engine problems. Propeller fell off at 800ft and airplane crashed in thick scrub. Occupants injured.

The Cairns Post 24 November 1952, p3

Revision history:

17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
24-Mar-2014 00:29 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
01-Apr-2021 18:31 TB Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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