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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 25558
Last updated: 18 November 2018
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Date:12-JAN-1951
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DOVE model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.104 Dove 1
Owner/operator:United Airways
Registration: ZS-DDW
C/n / msn: 04017
Fatalities:Fatalities: 12 / Occupants: 12
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ixopo, Natal -   South Africa
Phase: En route
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Margate (MGH/FAMG)
Destination airport:Ladysmith (LAY/FALY)
Narrative:
Crashed after breaking up in turbulence. One of the passagers names was Emlyn (Emily) Cock (nee Hoskin). Two crew and ten passengers (child 9 month).

Sources:

ICAO Circular 24-AN/21
World Directory of Airliner Crashes/Terry Denham
Folha da Manhã 13 January 1951, p1
Diário de Lisboa 13 January 1951, p8


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
17-Mar-2010 06:40 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Other fatalities, Location]
12-Oct-2011 12:58 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
19-Nov-2011 07:50 Bronwyn Vollmer Updated [Source, Narrative]
16-Mar-2012 10:55 TB Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Jun-2017 19:29 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
09-Sep-2018 20:00 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
09-Sep-2018 20:01 TB Updated [Narrative]
09-Sep-2018 20:01 TB Updated [Narrative]

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