Date & Time: Aug 6, 1927
Type of aircraft:
De Havilland DH.60 Moth
Registration:
G-AUAF
Flight Type:
Training
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Melbourne - Melbourne
MSN:
243
YOM:
1926
Country:
Australia
Region:
Oceania
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Crew was engaged in training flight around the Essendon Airport in Melbourne. On approach, aircraft went out of control for unknown reasons and crashed in a reservoir east of the airport. While both occupants were injured, aircraft was destroyed.