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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 1204
Last updated: 30 October 2019
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Date:10-MAR-1929
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.60X Moth
Owner/operator:Victoria Aero Club
Registration: G-CAKA
C/n / msn: 448
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Victoria, British Columbia -   Canada
Phase: Approach
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Victoria, British Columbia
Destination airport:Victoria, British Columbia
Narrative:
DH.60X [Cirrus II] sold to Canadian Dept of National Defence with C of A 1256 issued 1.12.27. Delivered by DH to No.1 Air Depot, Ottawa 26.1.28 and to Victoria Aero Club 18.4.28. Registered as G-CAKA [C of R 435] 4.7.28 to Dept of National Defense and loaned to Victoria Aero Club.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) when stalled at 50 feet in turn after engine cut on approach at Victoria, British Columbia on 10.3.29. Registration G-CAKA cancelled 30.11.30 as "destroyed"

Sources:

1. British Civil Aircraft Registers 1919-1999
2. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-C.html
3. http://www.afleetingpeace.org/index.php/aeroplanes/15-aeroplanes/96-register-canada-g-c
4. http://www.rwrwalker.ca/cab_detail_G_CA.htm
5. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.baaa-acro.com/1929/archives/crash-of-a-de-havilland-dh-60-moth-in-victoria/]
6. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Jan-2008 02:34 JINX Added
31-Jan-2008 23:23 JINX Updated
04-May-2013 22:16 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Nature, Source, Narrative]
13-Jan-2014 21:55 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
31-Aug-2017 19:11 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Source]

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