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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163199
Last updated: 12 July 2019
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Date:01-FEB-1929
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.60 Moth
Owner/operator:Johannesburg Light Plane Club
Registration: ZS-AAO
C/n / msn: 422
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Baragwanath Airport, Baragwanath, Gauteng, Johannesburg -   South Africa
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Baragwanath Airport, Baragwanath, Gauteng, Johannesburg (FASY)
Destination airport:Baragwanath Airport, Baragwanath, Gauteng, Johannesburg (FASY)
Narrative:
DH.60X [Cirrus II] registered G-EBSR [C of R 1433] 11.8.27 to Johannesburg Light Plane Club, South Africa. C of A 1185 issued 8.8.27. Possibly the Moth named “Alpha” 29.10.27 at JLPC inaugural ceremony at Baragwanath. Re-registered G-UAAO [C of R 15] 3.8.28 to Johannesburg Light Plane Club, Baragwanath. Re-registered as ZS-AAO 1.1.29 to same owner.

Written off (damaged beyond economic repair) when crashed at Baragwanath Airport, Baragwanath, Gauteng, Johannesburg, South Africa 1.2.29. Registration ZS-AAO cancelled in the 3rd quarter of 1929 (i.e. between 1.9.29 and 31.12.29)

Sources:

1. https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-EBSR.pdf
2. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-UA.html
3. http://www.dehavilland.co.za/DH60_Moth_construction_numbers_and_histories.htm
4. http://web.archive.org/web/20171015084349/http://www.jlpc.co.za:80/History_of_JLPC.html
5. http://afleetingpeace.org/index.php/aeroplanes/15-aeroplanes/82-register-gb-g-eb
6. https://www.baaa-acro.com/crash/crash-de-havilland-dh60-moth-baragwanath
7. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_ZS-.html
8. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Jan-2014 00:53 Dr. John Smith Added
01-Sep-2017 12:59 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
12-Aug-2018 18:41 Sergey L. Updated [Source]

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