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Registration / Serial:PH-OST
Other Marks:6
Aircraft Original Type:Pander S.4 Postjager
Aircraft Generic Type:Pander S.4 Postjager
Aircraft Version:Pander S.4 Postjager
C/n (msn):46
Aircraft Name:Panderjager
City / Airport:Allahabad (VEAB / IXD)Map
Country:India
Event:MacRobertson Air Race 1934
Photo Date:21 October 1934 to 26 October 1934
Photo from:AirHistory Photo Archive
Photo ID:149668
View count: 37
The wooden Postjager mailplane, renamed Panderjager for the 1934 MacRobertson Air Race, is seen at Allahabad, India with a bent left propeller, having suffered a left main gear collapse on landing on 21 October, the second day of the race. It was able to depart on the 26th but crashed into an unlit vehicle on take-off and was destroyed. Photo from: San Diego Air & Space Museum
Registration / Serial:PH-OST
Aircraft Version:Pander S.4 Postjager
C/n (msn):46
City / Airport:Allahabad (VEAB / IXD)
Photo Date:21 October 1934 to 26 October 1934
Photo from:AirHistory Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:PH-OST
Aircraft Original Type:Pander S.4 Postjager
Aircraft Generic Type:Pander S.4 Postjager
Aircraft Version:Pander S.4 Postjager
C/n (msn):46
Aircraft Name:Panderjager
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)Map
Country:Netherlands
Photo Date:11 January 1934 to 19 October 1934
Photo from:Gert Jan Mentink CollectionContact
Photo ID:143007
View count: 58
Only one aircraft of the type was built as a dedicated mailplane. It was designed to compete with the KLM mail services to N.E. Indies. With tail #6 it entered the famous McRobertson air race in 1934, but it was destroyed by fire after hitting an unlit tractor at Allahabad during its take off at night.
Registration / Serial:PH-OST
Aircraft Version:Pander S.4 Postjager
C/n (msn):46
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
Photo Date:11 January 1934 to 19 October 1934
Photo from:Gert Jan Mentink CollectionContact