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1st Oct 2012, 11:21

Plane with 6 on board missing on Sunshine Coast - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) (http://www.abc.net.au/news/2012-10-01/authorities-search-for-missing-vintage-plane/4289656)

Not sounding promising :sad:

1st Oct 2012, 13:08
Hope they turn up safe, & hope it's not the Caboolture based Dragon

1st Oct 2012, 18:59
Sadly it is the Caboolture-based VH-UXG. No news as of 0500 local....

tail wheel
3rd Oct 2012, 05:18
The aircraft was located early this afternoon. Sadly, no survivors.

No survivors in crash of missing vintage plane found near Lake Borumba, west of Imbil | News.com.au (http://www.news.com.au/national/des-porters-vintage-bi-plane-spotted-in-thick-cloud-on-afternoon-it-went-missing/story-fncynjr2-1226486865551)

A unique tragedy. The same aircraft in which the pilot's father and brother were killed in 1954.

tail wheel
3rd Oct 2012, 08:15

Cookies must be enabled | Herald Sun (http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/wreckage-of-des-porters-vintage-bi-plane-spotted-on-ridge-near-in-thick-cloud-on-afternoon-it-went-missing/story-e6frf7jo-1226486865551)