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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 17732
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Date:19-DEC-2007
Time:15:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH82 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.82A Tiger Moth
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: ZS-OCS
C/n / msn: 85865
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bethlehem, Free State -   South Africa
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:FABM (Bethlehem)
Destination airport:Nottingham Road, Kwazulu Natal Midlands
Narrative:
The Tiger Moth, flown by Andre Bradshaw, took off from Bethlehem Airfield, commenced a downwind turn to the right at a height of approximately 300 feet, stalled, spun and crashed. The wreckage caught fire and burnt out.

A student pilot recorded the entire event on videocam.

Sources:

1. http://www.news24.com/News24/South_Africa/News/0,,2-7-1442_2241443,00.html
2. http://www.news24.com/Beeld/Suid-Afrika/0,,3-975_2241432,00.html
3. LiveLeak video: https://www.liveleak.com/view?i=ade_1198119272


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-May-2008 09:00 Topaz Added
09-May-2008 22:33 Topaz Updated

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