Incident Miles M.2 Hawk VH-AAH,
ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204965
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:Wednesday 8 June 1938
Type:Miles M.2 Hawk
Owner/operator:F.W. Hewson
Registration: VH-AAH
MSN: 124
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Leura Station, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Augathella, Queensland.
Destination airport:Leura Station, Queensland
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Miles M.2H Hawk Major (c/n 124) Registered 5.9.34 (C of R 234) to Flight Lt Gordon Valentine Carey, Aero Club of India & Burma Ltd, New Delhi. Indian registration cancelled 8.4.36 on re-registration in Great Britain. Registered as G-AEFS Flight Lt Gorden Valentine Carey (same owner) of Ruislip, Middlesex (aircraft based at Northolt, Middlesex).

UK registration G-AEFS cancelled 2.12.36 due to "destruction or permanent withdrawl from use of aircraft". However, despite this assertion G-AEFS was re-registered in Australia on 22.3.37 as VH-AAH to F.W. Hewson, Augathella, Queensland.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) 8.6.38 when crashed at Leura Station, Queensland



Revision history:

23-Jan-2018 22:40 Dr. John Smith Added
23-Jan-2018 22:42 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
08-Jun-2022 05:46 Ron Averes Updated [Location]
08-Jun-2022 05:47 Ron Averes Updated [[Location]]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description

The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF on social media FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2024 Flight Safety Foundation

1920 Ballenger Av, 4th Fl.
Alexandria, Virginia 22314