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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 223224
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Type:de Havilland DH.89A Dragon Rapide
Owner/operator:B Flt Malaysian Volunteer Air Force
Registration: MVAF 19
MSN: 6364
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Airfield P1, near Pladjoe, 10 miles from Palembang, Sumatra -   Indonesia
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:Airfield P1, near Pladjoe, 10 miles from Palembang, Sumatra
Destination airport:
C/no. 6364: C of A 5970 issued 7.7.37. (2 x Gipsy Six engines #6707/6708). First civil registered as VR-SAW [C of R 22] 30.8.37 to Wearne Bros Ltd t/a Wearne's Air Service, Kallang, Singapore; named "Governor Fullerton" 4.9.37. Re-registered [C of R 29] 7.1.38 to Wearnes Air Service Ltd, Singapore. Impressed into 'B' Flight, Malaysian Volunteer Air Force (MVAF) as "19", on 1.12.41.

Written off after landing at Airfield P1, near Pladjoe, 10 miles from Palembang, Sumatra, Indonesia 10.2.42 when the starboard wings of MVAF 19 were sheared off by a Hurricane taxiing to take-off in an air raid.



Revision history:

19-Mar-2019 20:11 Dr. John Smith Added
19-Mar-2019 20:12 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Narrative]
12-Jan-2020 21:29 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Operator]

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