Incident Avro 504K A3-11, 14 Mar 1928
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 29961
 
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Date:14-MAR-1928
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A504 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Avro 504K
Owner/operator:1 Sqn RAAF
Registration: A3-11
MSN: H3023
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAAF Laverton, VIC -   Australia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAAF Laverton, Victoria
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
A3-11 (ex-RAF H3023) Avro 504K; Imperial Gift. Supplied ex-Long term storage at 1 Aircraft Depot until 1926. To 1 FTS as A3-11 at RAAF Laverton.

Crashed 25/05/26 near Laverton during forced landing (crew Cdt K M Frewen). To 1 FTS workshops for repair 05/06/26, total flying time 3 hours. Returned to 1 FTS 1927; to 1 Sqn RAAF ‘B’ Flt 09/03/28.

Crashed 14/03/28 taking off at Laverton (crew Pilot Officer J M C Philpott and AC1 L N Rowe). Struck off charge and approved for conversion to components 17/04/28.

Sources:

Air Enthusiast 44


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
23-Jan-2014 03:18 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Narrative]
06-Feb-2014 19:41 Nepa Updated [Operator]
14-Nov-2018 14:55 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
09-Jun-2022 23:17 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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