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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 202641
Last updated: 10 September 2019
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Date:02-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:Portsmouth Aero Club Ltd
Registration: G-ABSH
C/n / msn: 1885
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Langstone Harbour, Portsmouth, Hampshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Portsmouth Aerodrome, Portsmouth, Hampshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
DH.60G [Gipsy I] registered as G-ABSH [C of R 3508] 14.11.31 to Edward H Thierry, Stag Lane, Edgware, Middlesex [acquired as a replacement for DH.60 Moth G-EBZI]. C of A 3281 issued 10.12.31. Registered [C of R 8881] 11.11.38 to Portsmouth Aero Club Ltd, Portsmouth.

Written off (destroyed) when spun into Langstone Harbour, Portsmouth, Hampshire 2.1.39; pilot and passenger slightly injured. Registration G-ABSH cancelled 2.1.39 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-ABSH.pdf
4. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-A3.html
5. http://www.hampshireairfields.co.uk/hancrash.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Dec-2017 18:36 Dr. John Smith Added
07-Dec-2017 18:37 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]

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