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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 200821
Last updated: 3 November 2019
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Date:17-FEB-1936
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.60G Moth
Owner/operator:South Coast Flying Club
Registration: G-AADA
C/n / msn: 1019
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Walberton, near Arundel, West Sussex -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Shoreham, West Sussex
Destination airport:
Narrative:
DH.60G [Gipsy I] registered G-AADA [C of R 1821] 28.11.28 to Capt John D Irving, Cramlington, Northumberland. C of A 1720 issued 21.12.28. Modified to single-seater for Kings Cup Air Race July 1930. Registered [C of R 3685] 3.32 to Walter B Caldwell, Cramlington.

Registered [C of R 4244] 6.3.33 to The Scottish Motor Traction Co Ltd, Renfrew. Registered [C of R 4508] 16.5.33 to The Hon Leopold O Russell, Bedford (aircraft based at Heston). Owned [April 1934] by Miss Rosalind Norman, Heston. Re-registered [C of R 5878] 17.5.35 to Brooklands Aviation Ltd, Brooklands; operated by [branch] South Coast Flying Club, Shoreham (by February 1936).

Written off when crashed and written off Walberton, near Arundel, West Sussex 17.2.36; pilot Edward Myers and passenger Miss Ruby Dickerson (both aged 25) killed. Registration G-AADA cancelled as PWFU ("Pemanently Withdrawn From Use") 22.2.36.

Sources:

1. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf
2. https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-AADA.pdf
3. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-A.html
4. http://afleetingpeace.org/index.php/15-aeroplanes/75-register-gb-g-aa
5. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/Acc1937.htm


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02-Nov-2017 22:53 Dr. John Smith Added

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