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Kittyhawk A29-97

Aircraft Model:Curtiss P-40E Kittyhawk
Manufacturer:Curtiss-Wright Corporation
Identities:A29-97
Units:No. 75 Squadron, RAAF

Timeline

25 November 1942Aircraft ran off the end of the runway after landing at Cairns, causing damage to the airscrew and starboard mainplane.
Pilot: Sgt DANIEL RICHARD AUSTIN, RAAF 408630 (Uninjured)
23 April 1943Aircraft force landed at Horn Island after suffering an engine failure during a test flight.
Pilot: P/O JOHN COLIN MORRISON, RAAF 407587 (Uninjured)

References

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

Record updated on 2 May 2018.


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