ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 122413
Last updated: 21 August 2014
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Date:15-MAY-2011
Time:14:45 BST
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH82 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.82A Tiger Moth
Owner/operator:Timothy David Le Mesurier (rgd. owner)
Registration: G-AOIL
C/n / msn: 83673
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Moor Crichel, north of Wimborne Minster, Dorset. -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Compton Abbas Airfield - EGHA
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The Tiger Moth crashed in a field near Moor Crichel, north of Wimborne Minster, Dorset.
Witnesses said it appeared the aircraft was undertaking aerobatics shortly before crashing.
Both occupants received serious injuries and were airlifted to hospital. One of them died overnight.

Registration G-AOIL cancelled by the CAA 23/8/2011 as "Permanently withdrawn from use"

Sources:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/travelnews/8515100/Two-men-seriously-injured-after-Tiger-Moth-crash-in-rural-Dorset-field.html
http://www.bournemouthecho.co.uk/news/9028489.Two_men_seriously_injured_in_plane_crash
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-dorset-13406271
http://www.caa.co.uk/application.aspx?catid=60&pagetype=65&appid=1&mode=reg&fullregmark=AOIL

De Havilland DH.82A Tiger Moth

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-May-2011 11:27 sharla Added
15-May-2011 12:23 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
15-May-2011 14:44 RobertMB Updated [Time, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
16-May-2011 06:16 RobertMB Updated [Total occupants, Narrative]
15-Sep-2012 16:35 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
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