Date & Time: Nov 20, 1941 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Airspeed AS.10 Oxford
Operator:
Registration:
NZ1226
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Training
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Woodbourne - Woodbourne
MSN:
2606
Region:
Oceania
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
1
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
1
Circumstances:
The pilot was engaged in a night training flight. Shortly after take off from Woodbourne Airport, while in initial climb, the twin engine aircraft went out of control and crashed in a huge explosion some 5 km from the airfield. The pilot was killed.
Crew (2nd SFTS):
LAC Felix Ulenberg, pilot.