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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 1237
Last updated: 1 September 2019
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Date:25-FEB-1929
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.60X Moth
Owner/operator:Ontario Provincial Air Service
Registration: G-CAOW
C/n / msn: 402
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Sioux Lookout, ON -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:Salut St Marie, ON
Destination airport:Sioux Lookout, ON
Narrative:
DH.60X Seaplane [Cirrus II] delivered to Dept of Lands & Forests, Ontario with C of A 1161 issued 1.7.27. Registered G-CAOW [CofR 310] 12.9.27 to Ontario Government Forestry Branch, Sault Ste Marie; operated by Ontario Provincial Air Service, named "Wren".

Substantially damaged 25.2.29 when crashed at Sioux lookout, Ontario. Rebuilt 22.4.32 as DH.60M [c/n 1342] and fitted with Gipsy I, and registration restored. Fitted with Gipsy II 12.5.34. Registered [C of R 2987] 6.1.43 to Ontario Provincial Air Service, Sault Ste Marie. Sold 23.4.49 to Hall's Air Service, Val d'Or, Quebec; not taken up, and aircraft presumed scrapped

Sources:

British Civil Aircraft Registers 1919-1999
http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Jan-2008 21:09 JINX Added
18-Jan-2013 08:05 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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