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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 223263
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DOVE model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.104 Dove 5
Owner/operator:Royal Ceylon Air Force (RCyAF)
Registration: CS403
MSN: 04489
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:China Bay, Trincomalee -   Sri Lanka
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:China Bay airfield (TRR)
Destination airport:Colombo
Lost engine on take-off and crashed into oil storage at the airfield.

Singapore Standard 19 December 1958, p14

Revision history:

21-Mar-2019 09:29 TB Added

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