Accident Avro 504K E4237, Tuesday 26 February 1924
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Date:Tuesday 26 February 1924
Type:Silhouette image of generic A504 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Avro 504K
Registration: E4237
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Wigram AFB, Canterbury -   New Zealand
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
IGA. During annual refresher training camp, a misjudged landing resulted in the right wing hitting the ground, spinning the aircraft around. Pilot uninjured. Under carriage wrecked, and other damage resulted in aircraft being written off.


1. AHSNZ, 1983, Journal, Vol 26 No 2.
3. Stratford Evening Post, 28 February 1924

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17-Nov-2023 07:00 Ron Averes Added

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