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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 147600
Last updated: 20 January 2017
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Date:12-AUG-2012
Time:14.45hrs
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH82 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.82a Tiger Moth
Owner/operator:Martin Paul Waring
Registration: G-AHLT
C/n / msn: 82247
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Maeshafn, 3 nm SW of Mold, Flintshire, North Wales -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Private grass airstrip near Mold, Flintshire
Narrative:
The pilot was attempting to land the aircraft at a site with restricted length and obstacles at its far end. The aircraft touched down too far into the field to complete a safe landing and the pilot applied power to go around, during which the right wings struck tree branches.

Nature of Damage sustained to airframe: Per the AAIB report "Right side wings and tail plane destroyed, propeller destroyed"

Sources:

1. AAIB: https://assets.digital.cabinet-office.gov.uk/media/5422f03de5274a13170002f7/DH82A_Tiger_Moth_G-AHLT_10-12.pdf
2. CAA: https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/modalapplication.aspx?catid=1&pagetype=65&appid=1&mode=reg&fullregmark=AHLT
3. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-19236811
4. http://www.leaderlive.co.uk/news/115216/eryrys-plane-crash-pilot-s-amazing-escape.aspx
5. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/p822.html
6. https://www.flickr.com/photos/39860650@N02/4802206953
7. http://www.itv.com/news/wales/story/2012-08-13/denbighshire-bi-plane-crash/

Tiger Moth G-AHLT at Wolverhampton (Halfpenny Green) Airport 03-09-2009: Wolverhampton Halfpenny Green Airport Photos: Biplanes &emdash; G-AHLT De Havilland DH82A Tiger Moth

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Aug-2012 22:03 timpman Added
13-Aug-2012 07:54 timpman Updated [Time, Registration, Total fatalities]
13-Aug-2012 07:55 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Narrative]
18-Aug-2012 15:37 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage]
13-Oct-2012 02:42 harro Updated [Registration, Cn, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Oct-2012 15:43 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Source, Embed code]
16-Sep-2015 18:48 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Source]
05-Jan-2017 16:29 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
05-Jan-2017 16:30 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]
05-Jan-2017 16:35 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]

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