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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 202525
Last updated: 25 April 2019
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Date:31-JAN-1939
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:Captain Albin Ahrenburg
Registration: SE-ABG
C/n / msn: 1846
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Gavle, Gävle Municipality, Gävleborg County -   Sweden
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Gavle, Gävle Municipality, Gävleborg County, Sweden
Destination airport:
Narrative:
DH.60G [Gipsy II] regd G-ABIO [CofR 3006] 2.2.31 to Group Captain Malcolm G Christie, CMG, DSC, MC, Stag Lane, Edgware, Middlesex. C of A 2895 issued 9.4.31. Registration cancelled as sold abroad 2.4.35 [with C of A renewed 24.4.35].

Re-registered in Sweden as SE-ABG [C of R 126/C of A 190] 1.5.35 to A/B Flygtrafik, Stockholm [and UK C of A validated 2.5.35; Swedish C of A 190 issued 26.2.36]. Initially intended to be SE-AEG, but the German firm of that name had reserved this mark, so it was amended to use the marks of a cancelled Ju G.24. Actually owned/operated by Captain Albin Ahrenburg [owner of A/B Flygtrafik]. Reportedly damaged in July 1935 when crashed into a lake in Dalsland after collision. Repaired and returned to service.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) when crashed near Gavle,Gävle Municipality, Gävleborg County, Sweden (at approximate Coordinates: 60°40′29″N 17°08′30″E) 31.1.39. Registration SE-ABG cancelled 31.1.39

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-ABIO.pdf
4. http://forum3.sff.n.se/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=3014
5. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/G%C3%A4vle


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Dec-2017 21:58 Dr. John Smith Added
04-Dec-2017 21:59 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]

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