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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 202714
Last updated: 29 October 2019
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Date:99-FEB-1936
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.60GIII Moth Major
Owner/operator:C.H. Edwards
Registration: VP-KAR
C/n / msn: 5004
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kakamega -   Kenya
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Kakamega, Kenya
Destination airport:
Narrative:
DH.60GIII registered as G-ABWT [C of R 3742] 30.5.32 to Henry W Sear, Woodley, Reading, Berkshire (and bought through Phillips & Powis). C of A 3474 issued 24.6.32. UK Registration G-ABWT cancelled as sold abroad 8.6.32. Flown Paris to Heston by Henry W. Sear as VP-KAR 22.7.32 and eventually departed Woodley for Kenya 31.8.32.

Re-registered in Kenya as VP-KAR on 24.9.32 to Henry W Sear, Nairobi. Re-registered 29.5.33 to George Blowers, Nairobi, Kenya. Re-registered 29.7.35 to C.H. Edwards, Kakamega.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) when crashed 2.36 and registration VP-KAR cancelled early in 1936

Sources:

1. http://afleetingpeace.org/index.php/component/content/article/15-aeroplanes/76-register-gb-g-ab
2. http://publicapps.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-ABWT.pdf
3. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-A3.html
4. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf
5. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_VP-K.html
6. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kakamega
7. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_VP-K.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Dec-2017 23:50 Dr. John Smith Added

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