Incident Fairey IIIF Mk IIIM seaplane F1134, Wednesday 29 October 1930
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Date:Wednesday 29 October 1930
Type:Fairey IIIF Mk IIIM seaplane
Registration: F1134
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:near Birkdale, Auckland -   New Zealand
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed during a low-level high-speed run over the Waitemata Harbour near Birkdale, after a float hit the water. Three occupants unhurt. Relatively undamaged despite the circumstances, this aircraft was never repaired, and a replacement was obtained in 1932.


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17-Nov-2023 22:13 Ron Averes Added

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