Seaplane crash in NSW, Australia

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Seaplane crash in NSW, Australia

Postby Kiwithrottlejockey » Sun Dec 31, 2017 8:35 am

A DHC-2 Beaver floatplane?


from news.com.au....

Sea plane crashes on Hawkesbury River with up to six people on board
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Re: Seaplane crash in NSW, Australia

Postby Kiwithrottlejockey » Sun Dec 31, 2017 8:35 am

from The Sydney Morning Herald....

Sea plane crashes into Hawkesbury River in Sydney's north


Police say three bodies have been recovered so far. Six persons were onboard the aircraft.
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Re: Seaplane crash in NSW, Australia

Postby Kiwithrottlejockey » Sun Dec 31, 2017 9:32 am

from ABC News....

Hawkesbury River seaplane crash: Six people killed after aircraft goes down near Cowan


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It has been comfirmed that the aircraft is a DHC-2 Beaver VH-NOO from Sydney Seaplanes.

Police have confirmed six deaths, four are believed to be British tourists, plus an 11-year-old boy and the pilot.
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Re: Seaplane crash in NSW, Australia

Postby dogsbody » Sun Dec 31, 2017 4:37 pm

I just read this on MSN News. Tragic.



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