UPDATE: Link to Aileen Keldie air hostess.    Frank Morris account.  Dick Whitaker account.
Wreckage of Ansett Airlines Vickers Viscount aircraft recovered from Botany Bay 1961/62. This airliner crashed into Botany Bay on Nov 30 1961 close to the site of the subsequent runway extension into the Bay.The airliner lost a wing and part of the tailplane and then probably went into a violent roll.  It hit the water at an estimated 450 miles an hour. The wreckage took over 3 months to recover and pieces were found kilometres away on the southern side of the bay. 15 people died in the crash.  Link 1 and Link 2

Air Crash in 1980 when 13 were killed at KS

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