ASN Aircraft accident Handley Page HP.42E G-AAXE Karachi
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Date:Monday 31 May 1937
Type:Silhouette image of generic hph4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Handley Page HP.42E
Operator:Imperial Airways
Registration: G-AAXE
MSN: HP.42/7
First flight: 1931-12-08 (5 years 6 months)
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Karachi (   Pakistan)
Phase: Standing (STD)
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
The HP.42E named "Hengist" was destroyed by fire in an airship hangar at Karachi.

Hangar / ground fire
Damaged on the ground

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photo of Handley-Page-HP-42E-G-AAXE
accident date: 31-05-1937
type: Handley Page HP.42E
registration: G-AAXE
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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