Criminal Occurrence description
Last updated: 25 May 2013
Narrative:Damaged beyond repair after being strafed by fighter aircraft.
|Date:||22 SEP 1944|
|Type:||Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina|
|Operator:||Royal Australian Air Force - RAAF|
|C/n / msn:|| 1853|
|First flight:|| |
|Crew:||Fatalities: / Occupants: |
|Passengers:||Fatalities: / Occupants: |
|Total:||Fatalities: / Occupants: |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Sermata Island (Indonesia)
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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.