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Last updated: 15 June 2020
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Date:25-JUL-1939
Time:09:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.60GIII Moth Major
Owner/operator:Soerabajasche Motorenhandel
Registration: PK-SAO
C/n / msn: 5042
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Surabaya, Dutch East Indies (now Indonesia) -   Indonesia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Darmo,Surabaya
Destination airport:Darmo,Surabaya
Narrative:
DH 60G Moth Major: registered as G-ACKF [C of R 4454] 28.9.33 to Miss Jean Batten, Edgware, Middlesex (aircraft based at Heston Aerodrome, Heston, Middlesex. Registration G-AKCF cancelled as sold 10.33. C of A 4067 issued 27.10.33 to Rous & Meeuwenoord, Dutch East Indies. Re-registered (C of R 25) as PK-SAO 30.12.33 to Rous & Meeuwenoord. Re-registered in 1937 (C of R 75) to Soerabajasche Motorenhandel.Lost control in a turn and crashed near Darmo Airfield Surabaya, Dutch East Indies (now Indonesia) 25.7.39. The two persons on board (instructor and pupil pilot under training) survived but were seriously injured.

Sources:

1. http://afleetingpeace.org/index.php/15-aeroplanes/77-register-gb-g-ac
2. https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-ACKF.pdf
3. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-A4.htmll
4. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf
5. http://jmgrisnich.nl/tag/de-havilland-dh-60-moth/
https://resolver.kb.nl/resolve?urn=ddd:010285836:mpeg21:a0140


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2017 00:28 Dr. John Smith Added
15-Jul-2019 16:29 Cobar Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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