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Kittyhawk A29-64

Aircraft Model:Curtiss P-40E Kittyhawk
Manufacturer:Curtiss-Wright Corporation
Identities:A29-64
Units:No. 77 Squadron, RAAF

Timeline

18 March 1942Allotted to No. 77 Squadron, RAAF, ex Western Area.
13 April 1942Received by No. 77 Squadron, RAAF.
15 May 1942Aircraft caught fire after take off from Geraldton, WA, and crash landed with undercarriage partially lowered.
Pilot: A/F/Lt DAVID NEWTON DALY, RAAF (Injured)

References

National Archives of Australia [NAA] 1945, Kittyhawk A29 [Accidents Part 2], A9845, 4.

National Archives of Australia [NAA] 1953, Aircraft status cards - Kittyhawk A29-1 to A29-99 [3 cm], A10297, BLOCK 212.

Record updated on 2 May 2018.


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