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Last updated: 28 April 2019
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Date:07-FEB-1928
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:African Aerial Travels Ltd
Registration: G-UAAG
C/n / msn: 442
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bloemfontein, Free State Province -   South Africa
Phase: En route
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Durban, South Africa
Destination airport:Bloemfontein, Free State Province, South Africa
Narrative:
DH.60X [Cirrus II] to Major AM Miller, South Africa with C of A 1228 issued 10.10.27. Registered G-UAAG on 15.11.27 to African Aerial Travels Ltd, Durban.

Written off (damaged beyond economic repair) when crashed at Bloemfontein, Free State Province, South Africa, 7.2.28. Registration G-UAAG cancelled as "destroyed" 31.10.28

Sources:

1. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-UA.html
2. http://www.afleetingpeace.org/index.php/the-kings-cup/kings-cup-aviators/88
3. http://www.dehavilland.co.za/DH60_Moth_construction_numbers_and_histories.htm
4. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bloemfontein
5. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf
6. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.baaa-acro.com/1928/archives/crash-of-a-de-havilland-dh-60x-moth-in-bloemfontein/]


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Jan-2014 21:42 Dr. John Smith Added
03-Sep-2017 18:31 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]

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