ASN Aircraft accident Douglas DC-2-210 VH-UYB Sydney-Mascot Airport, NSW (SYD)
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Date:Thursday 28 September 1939
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-2-210
Operator:Australian National Airways - ANA
Registration: VH-UYB
MSN: 1563
First flight: 1937
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Aircraft fate: Repaired
Location:Sydney-Mascot Airport, NSW (SYD) (   Australia)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Sydney-Mascot Airport, NSW (SYD/YSSY), Australia
The DC-2, named "Pengana", overrun into Cooks River on landing.

Runway excursion

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photo of Douglas-DC-2-210-VH-UYB
accident date: 28-09-1939
type: Douglas DC-2-210
registration: VH-UYB
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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