Accident Miles M.2 Hawk PK-SAL,
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Date:Sunday 19 November 1939
Type:Miles M.2 Hawk
Owner/operator:Nederlandse Indische Vliegclub
Registration: PK-SAL
MSN: 13
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Darmo Airfield, Soerabaja, East Java -   Indonesia
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Darmo Airport, Surabaya
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Designed by Miles, built by Phillips and Powers Aircraft (Reading) Limited at Reading Airport, Berkshire, UK, the aircraft was registered to the manufacturer as G-ACKX on October 18, 1933. It became PK-SAL on December 22, 1933, registered to Nederlandsch-Indische Vliegclub (Netherlands-East Indies Aero Club) at Darmo Airport.

On November 19, 1939, the plane stalled in the first turn after takeoff from Darmo Airport and crashed. Both occupants, a Mr. Sanders and his wife, Sanders-Noordhoorn, were killed and the aircraft was written off."




Revision history:

05-Jun-2012 12:38 harro Added
01-Sep-2017 18:46 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
16-Sep-2021 08:25 Cobar Updated [Photo]
11-Jun-2022 02:42 Ron Averes Updated [Location]
03-Jul-2023 01:57 Ron Averes Updated [[Location]]
04-Jul-2023 04:38 Ron Averes Updated [[[Location]]]

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