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Date:20-FEB-1932
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:National Flying Services Ltd
Registration: G-AAPO
C/n / msn: 1201
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sunbury Way, Hanworth, Middlesex -   United Kingdom
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Hanworth Aerodrome, Hanworth, Middlesex
Destination airport:Hanworth Aerodrome, Hanworth, Middlesex
Narrative:
DH.60X [Cirrus III] registered as G-AAPO [C of R 2240] 26.9.29 to National Flying Services Ltd, Hanworth Aerodrome, Hanworth, Middlesex. C of A 2246 issued 4.10.29.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) when crashed at Sunbury Way, Hanworth, Middlesex 20.2.32. Aircraft went out of control and spun into the ground during the initial climb out from Hanworth Aerodrome, Hanworth, Middlesex. Pilot - George Lawrence Maitland Warne (aged 45) died 29.12.32 (ten months, nine days later) of injuries sustained.

Registration G-AAPO cancelled 2.12.33 due to "destruction or permanent withdrawl from use of aircraft".

Sources:

1. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf
2. https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-AAPO.pdf
3. http://afleetingpeace.org/index.php/15-aeroplanes/75-register-gb-g-aa
4. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-A1.html
5. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.aerobernie.bplaced.net/National%20Flying%20Service.html]


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Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Nov-2017 01:00 Dr. John Smith Added

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