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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 221003
Last updated: 15 October 2021
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Date:21-DEC-1938
Time:14:45
Type:Sikorsky S-38N
Owner/operator:Nederlandsche Nieuw-Guinea Petroleum Maatschappij
Registration: PK-AKT
MSN: 314-12
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Manokwari -   Indonesia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport: Manokwari
Destination airport:Babo
Narrative:
After take-off caught by a gust of wind overturned and crashed into the sea.

Sources:

Bataviaasch nieuwsblad 22-12-1938


Images:

Photo of PK-AKT courtesy AirHistory.net


Jakarta - Tanjung Priok Seaplane (closed)
1937; (c) Peter de Jong Collection

Revision history:

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22-Jan-2019 17:54 Cobar Added

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