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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 202339
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Date:20-MAR-1935
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
De Havilland DH.60M Moth
Owner/operator:British Air Transport Ltd
Registration: G-ABAS
C/n / msn: 1539
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:South Nutfield, near Redhill, Surrey -   United Kingdom
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Redhill Aerodrome, Redhill, Surrey
Destination airport:Redhill Aerodrome, Redhill, Surrey
Narrative:
DH.60M [Gipsy I] registered as G-ABAS [C of R 2651] 4.6.30 to Samuel N. Turner, Stag Lane, Edgware, Middlesex. C of A 2539 issued 6.6.30. Sold February 1931 and re-registered [C of R 3261] June 1931 to Charles O. Powis [of Phillips & Powis], Woodley, Reading, Berkshire.

Re-registered [C of R 3360] August 1931 to Laurence Lipton, Stag Lane, Edgware, Middlesex. Re-registered [C of R 4626] 11.8.33 to Michael D.L. Scott, t/a Skegness & East Lincolnshire Aero Club, Skegness, Lincolnshire. Re-registered [C of R 5468] 26.11.34 to British Air Transport Ltd, Croydon (based at Redhill Aerodrome, Redhill, Surrey).

Written off (damaged beyond repair) when crashed at South Nutfield, near Redhill, Surrey 20.3.35. Registration G-ABAS cancelled 2.12.35 due to "destruction or permanent withdrawl from use of aircraft"

Sources:

1. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf
2. http://afleetingpeace.org/index.php/aeroplanes/15-aeroplanes/76-register-gb-g-ab
3. https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-ABAS.pdf
4. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-A2.htmll


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Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Nov-2017 22:05 Dr. John Smith Added

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