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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 1312
Last updated: 14 November 2019
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Date:08-MAR-1931
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:Montreal Light Aeroplane Club
Registration: G-CATG
C/n / msn: 617
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Val Morin, Quebec -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:St. Hubert, Quebec
Destination airport:Val Morin, Quebec
Narrative:
DH.60X [Cirrus II] to DH Canada with C of A 1442 issued 6.6.28; delivered to DH Canada at Mount Dennis 9.7.28. Registered as G-CATG [C of R 458] 25.7.28 to Montreal Light Aeroplane Club, St Hubert, Quebec.

Wrecked when ski hit a rock in forced landing Val Morin, Quebec 8.3.31: overturned and crashed onto its back. While both occupants were slightly injured, the aircraft was damaged beyond repair. Registration suspended 15.3.31; registration cancelled 30.3.35 as "withdrawn from use"

Sources:

1. British Civil Aircraft Registers 1919-1999
2. http://www.afleetingpeace.org/index.php/aeroplanes/15-aeroplanes/96-register-canada-g-c
3. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-C.html
4. https://www.baaa-acro.com/crash/crash-de-havilland-dh60x-moth-val-morin
5. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Jan-2008 21:03 JINX Added
18-Jan-2014 22:11 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
28-Aug-2017 19:35 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
14-Nov-2019 18:46 Sergey L. Updated [Source]

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