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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 1349
Last updated: 7 December 2020
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Date:10-MAY-1940
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.60X Moth
Owner/operator:B M Porter, t/a Kawartha Airways
Registration: G-CATH
C/n / msn: 484
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Trout Lake, Ontario -   Canada
Phase: Standing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Trout Lake, Ontario
Destination airport:
Narrative:
DH.60X Seaplane [Cirrus II] sold to Laurentide Air Service Ltd, Canada with C of A 1394 issued 2.5.28. Registered as G-CATH [C of R 388] 31.5.28 to W K Hogg & G H Trenholme, Lachine, Quebec (but based at Montreal). Re-registered 20.8.29 to W A Killingbeck, Montreal. Fitted with Gipsy I engine in June 1930. Damaged when overturned on landing Warden, Quebec 20.2.31.

Sold 27.2.31 [but not re-registered] to G Miltimore, Knowlton, Quebec. Sold 4.4.34 [but not re-registered] to Amarco Registered, Verdun, Quebec. Registration cancelled 30.3.35 as withdrawn from use. Re-registered [C of R 1634] 30.10.35 to A L Compton, Montreal. Registration lapsed 29.10.36; renewed 8.7.37. Registration lapsed again 8.7.38.

Registration restored [C of R 2442/C of A 320] 26.5.39 to A Racicot, Montreal. Regd [CofR 2451] 31.5.39 to BM Porter, t/a Kawartha Airways, Minden, Ontario.

Destroyed by fire whilst parked at Trout Lake, Ontario 10.5.40

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.orpheusweb.co.uk/vicsmith/OldAccs/May40.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Jan-2008 23:35 JINX Added
14-Jan-2014 22:51 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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