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Kittyhawk A29-82

Aircraft Model:Curtiss P-40E Kittyhawk
Manufacturer:Curtiss-Wright Corporation
Identities:41-25110; A29-82
Units:No. 2 Operational Training Unit, RAAF

Timeline

13 April 1942Received by No. 1 Aircraft Depot, RAAF, ex US.
18 May 1942Received by No. 2 Operational Training Unit, RAAF.
22 June 1942Aircraft collided with Kittyhawk A29-102, damaging airscrew. Aircraft landed safely at aerodrome.
Pilot: F/Lt EDWARD HAMILTON BELL JACKSON, RAAF (Uninjured)
26 June 1942Aircraft force landed near Euston, NSW, causing damage to flaps and undercarriage.
Pilot: P/O O.A. Morris (Uninjured)
19 January 1943Boomerang hit aircraft when landing.
10 February 1943Allotted to No. 5 Aircraft Depot, RAAF, for conversion to components.

Photos

Kittyhawk A29-82 in flight

References

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

National Archives of Australia [NAA] 1945, Kittyhawk A29 [Collisions between aircraft], A9845, 25.

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

Record updated on 15 September 2017.


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