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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 195331
Last updated: 31 May 2019
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Date:08-MAY-1948
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic cnsl model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airspeed AS.65 Consul
Owner/operator:Ahmed Essnet el Gamel, t/a Egypt Air Transport Co
Registration: SU-AES
C/n / msn: 4081
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Cairo International Airport, Heliopolis, Cairo -   Egypt
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Cairo International Airport, Cairo, Egypt (CAI/HECA)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Airspeed AS.65 Consul SU-AES (ex-RAF Oxford PH239). Registered 30.7.1947 to Ahmed Essnet el Gamel, t/a Egypt Air Transport Co. Had previously been operated by BOAC from early 1945, still in RAF markings as PH239 [Shown on 31.12.45 list as based at Cairo. Returned to RAF charge 4.2.47]

Written off (damaged beyond repair) when damaged in collision with DH.89A TJ-AAJ whilst taxying at Cairo International Airport, Helioplis, Cairo, Egypt 8.5.48.

Sources:

1. https://www.ab-ix.co.uk/pdfs/airspeed_oxford_&_consul.pdf
2. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/boacfleetlist.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-May-2017 20:02 Dr.John Smith Added
11-May-2017 20:05 Dr.John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
11-May-2017 20:09 Dr.John Smith Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
21-Mar-2019 16:50 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]

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