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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163373
Last updated: 28 April 2019
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Date:21-FEB-1931
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.60X Moth
Owner/operator:1 FTS RAAF
Registration: A7-22
C/n / msn: 603
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:2 miles W of RAAF Laverton, Victoria -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAAF Laverton, Victoria
Destination airport:RAAF Laverton, Victoria
Narrative:
DH.60X [Cirrus II] sold to DH Australia without C of A. To RAAF as A7-22 by June 1928. To 1 FTS Point Cook by Dec 1928.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) when crashed during forced landing practice 2 miles west of Laverton, Victoria 27.2.31. Struck off charge 21.3.31.

Sources:

1. http://www.adf-gallery.com.au//2a7.htm
2. http://www.adf-gallery.com.au/gallery/DH60X-Cirrus-Moth/Moth_A7_22
3. https://www.airforce.gov.au/raafmuseum/research/aircraft/series2/A7.htm
4. http://www.baaa-acro.com/1931/archives/crash-of-a-de-havilland-dh-60x-moth-in-laverton/
5. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Jan-2014 21:11 Dr. John Smith Added
28-Aug-2017 19:45 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]
28-Aug-2017 19:45 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]
04-Feb-2019 15:32 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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