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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 202528
Last updated: 28 April 2019
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Date:15-MAR-1935
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:Aero Club de Suisse, Sektion Zurich.
Registration: HB-ETA
C/n / msn: 1841
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Wil, district of Bülach, Canton of Zürich -   Switzerland
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Zurich, Switzerland
Destination airport:
Narrative:
DH.60G [Gipsy II] registered as G-ABJE [C of R 3041] 7.3.31 to The De Havilland Aircraft Co Ltd, Stag Lane. Edgware, Middlesex (and used as demonstrator). C of A 2925 issued 9.4.31. UK Registration G-ABJE cancelled as sold abroad 30.9.31. Re-registered in France as F-ALQA [C of R 2998] 23.10.31 to Marquis de Chateaubrun, Paris. French registration F-ALQA cancelled as sold abroad 31.5.33.

Re-registered in Switzerland as CH-354 9.3.33 to Aero Club de Suisse, Sektion Zurich. Registration HB-ETA allocated 1.35 (unconfirmed if used).

Written off when crashed at Wil, a municipality in the district of Bülach in the canton of Zürich in Switzerland, 15.3.35 (at approximate co ordinates: 47°36′N 8°30′E) [pilot Widmann]. Registration HB-ETA cancelled 23.4.35.

Sources:

1. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf
2. https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-ABJE.pdf
3. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-A2.htmll
4. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_HB-.html
5. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wil,_Z%C3%BCrich
6. http://afleetingpeace.org/index.php/aeroplanes/15-aeroplanes/76-register-gb-g-ab


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Dec-2017 22:58 Dr. John Smith Added
04-Dec-2017 23:00 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
04-Dec-2017 23:01 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]

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