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Photograph - Site of Kyeema Aircraft Crash

From the Collection of Mt Dandenong & District Historical Society Inc. Farndons Community Hall 42 Falls Road Mt Dandenong Victoria

Description
Woman looking down slope towards the actual site of the Kyeema aircraft crash which occurred on October 25th, 1938. The Douglas DC-2 Kyeema, operated by Australian National Airways, was en-route from Adelaide to Melbourne when it overshot Essendon Airport by 20 miles. Descending in thick cloud, it crashed into the western face of Mt Dandenong, killing all 18 occupants.
Size
4X6
Object Registration
MTD0036
Keywords
air crash, kyeema, mt dandenong
When Made
1978
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:12AM