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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 27182
Last updated: 1 December 2021
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Date:12-AUG-1940
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic L14 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed Hudson I
Owner/operator:Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF)
Registration: A16-27
MSN: 1878
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Stradbroke Islands, Qld -   Australia
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAAF Archerfield
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Missing on a navigational flight off of the south Queensland coast near Stradbroke Islands, Queensland. Aircraft failed to return from a navigational exercise at sea. Its wireless faded out 20 minutes after takeoff, and nothing more was heard. An oil slick found 18 miles east of Jumpin Pin, between North and South Stradbroke Islands.

Sources:

1. http://www.adf-gallery.com.au/2a16.htm
2. https://www.ozatwar.com//qld04.htm
3. http://www.adastron.com/lockheed/hudson/hud-1.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
26-Feb-2018 22:14 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Oct-2018 05:59 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
17-Apr-2020 18:18 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
17-Apr-2020 18:21 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Source]

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