IAF, IA and IN Aircraft Losses Database


1942 : 9 1943 : 11

A total of 20 Accidents and Losses are listed.


DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewPhotoUnitRemarks
02 May 42 Hart (India) K2089 Sgt Alan Martin Howard CARBERY +
1 ATU ATU stalled and DiG 3m SW Peshawar 2-5-42 1 killed
20 May 42 Wapiti IIA K1271 Plt Offr M L Mishra
Click to View Record 1 ATU 1SFTS ATU Cr on ldg Peshawara 20-5-42
23 May 42 Hart (India) K2126
1 ATU uc collapse on ldg at Peshawar 23-5-42
02 Jun 42 Audax (India) K5572
1 ATU 1s 1AGS hit tree rec from dive 2-6-42 ROS
14 Jul 42 Hart (India) K3922
1 ATU Swung on landing and overturned Bairagarh 14-7-42
14 Jul 42 Audax (India) K3922
1 ATU
26 Jul 42 Audax (India) K5568 Plt Offr Roger George COBLEY
Plt Offr N K Shitoley
Click to View Record 1 ATU 1ATU EC OT FL Pempora 25-7-42, Overturned in soft
27 Aug 42 Audax (India) K4858
1 ATU overturn in FL Bairagarh 27-8-42
09 Nov 42 Hart (India) K2091
1 ATU stalled on ldg Bairagarh 9-11-42
28 Jan 43 Audax (India) K5583
1 ATU 1ATU sol and OT Bairagarh 28-1-43 ROS
23 Mar 43 Hart (India) K2104
1 ATU Overshot landing 23-3-43 Bairagarh W/o
15 Apr 43 Hart (India) K2131
1 ATU dmg taxing at Bairagarh 15-4-43
21 Apr 43 Audax (India) K5588 -
1 ATU Wrecked in Gale Bairagarh
21 Apr 43 Audax (India) K5562 -
1 ATU Wrecked in Gale Bairagarh
21 Apr 43 Audax (India) K5167 -
1 ATU Wrecked in Gale Bairagarh
21 Apr 43 Hart (India) K2117 -
1 ATU Wrecked in Gale Bairagarh
21 Apr 43 Hart (India) K2116 -
1 ATU Wrecked in Gale Bairagarh
21 Apr 43 Hart (India) K2111 -
1 ATU Wrecked in Gale Bairagarh
21 Apr 43 Hart (India) K2095 -
1 ATU Wrecked in Gale Bairagarh
24 Apr 43 Audax (India) K4851 -
1 ATU Wrecked in Gale Bairagarh

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