Incident Avro 504K A3-19,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 29958
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Date:Tuesday 12 January 1926
Type:Silhouette image of generic A504 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Avro 504K
Owner/operator:1 FTS RAAF
Registration: A3-19
MSN: H3038
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:RAAF Point Cook, Melbourne, VIC -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:RAAF Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria
Destination airport:RAAF Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Ex-RAF H3038: Imperial Gift to Australia. Packed in UK 02/01/20. To AAC CFS 1920. Second Peace Loan 08/20 in 4 Military District (SA) (crew Lt H C Miller). From AAC ARS to storage 17/09/20. To AAF 31/03/21 as H3038, to 1 FTS ‘A’ Flt 17/10/21 (still wearing RAF serial H3038 in 02/22).

In use as A3-19 1 FTS from 03/22 until at least 07/23. Apparently stored during 1924. Returned to service with 1 FTS by 02/25, damaged night flying 25/02/25 (crew Flt Lt J H Summers). Repaired by 05/03/25 and with 1 FTS until crashed at RAAF Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, 12/01/26 (crew Commandant W S Armstrong), total flight time 288 hours. Approved for conversion to components 23/01/26 and struck off charge


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Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
06-Apr-2014 17:12 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Apr-2014 17:13 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
04-Dec-2018 16:52 Nepa Updated [Operator, Nature, Operator]
09-Jun-2022 20:30 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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