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Last updated: 27 November 2021
Estado:
Fecha:viernes 28 abril 1944
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic CAT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina
Operador:Royal Australian Air Force - RAAF
Registración: A24-49
Numéro de série: 1199
Año de Construcción:
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 10 / Ocupantes: 10
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 10 / Ocupantes: 10
Daños en la Aeronave: Desaparecido
Consecuencias: Presumed damaged beyond repair
Ubicación:de la costa de Babo (   Indonesia)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Militar
Aeropuerto de Salida:Groote Island SPB, NT, Australia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Groote Island SPB, NT, Australia
Descripción:
The RAAF Catalina took off from Groote Eyland to attack Manokwari. It never reached the target, and is reported to have made a forced landing about two days walk from Babo. All ten crew members are MIA.

Fuentes:
» Australian Military Aircraft Serials and Aircraft History web site
» Pacific Wrecks - PBY-5A Maggie Serial Number A24-49
» National Archives of Australia NAA: A705, 166/38/507


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