Sydney seaplane in New Year's Eve tragedy was rebuilt after fatal 1996 crash – report

Country
Australia (AU)
Score
7.01
Source
The Guardian
Time
2018-01-03 (UTC)
ID
10514125

Fairfax reports plane previously crashed in Armidale, as recovery begins on wreckage from Hawkesbury river after plunge that killed British family and pilot A seaplane that crashed into a river north of Sydney on New Year’s Eve, killing all six people aboard, had reportedly been rebuilt after another fatal crash in the 1990s. New South Wales police were attempting to recover the Sydney Seaplanes DHC-2 Beaver from the Hawkesbury river on Thursday in an operation that started at dawn and was due to run into the afternoon. Continue reading...