Date & Time: Sep 30, 1940
Type of aircraft:
Airspeed AS.10 Oxford
Operator:
Registration:
NZ1251
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Delivery
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Hobsonville – Ohakea
MSN:
562
Region:
Oceania
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
3
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
3
Circumstances:
En route, the twin engine aircraft crashed in an uninhabited area and SAR did not find any trace of the aircraft nor the crew. In March 1941, walkers found the wreckage in an isolated zone. According to the RNZAF, the aircraft have been built in Ohakea and was on its way to be delivered in Hobsonville Airport.