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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203662
Last updated: 15 June 2020
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Date:12-AUG-1940
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:Kenya Auxiliary Air Unit (KAAU)
Registration: K22
C/n / msn: 5100
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Eastleigh, Nairobi -   Kenya
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Eastleigh, Nairobi, Kenya
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Spun in and crashed at Eastleigh, Nairobi 12.8.40 [not 12.8.42 as often reported]; Both crew killed.

Sources:

1. http://afleetingpeace.org/index.php/15-aeroplanes/77-register-gb-g-ac
2. https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-ACYD.pdf
3. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-A6.html
4. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf
5. http://afleetingpeace.org/index.php/component/content/article?id=93:register-other
6. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/vp-kaa.pdf
7. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_VP-K.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Jan-2018 13:14 Dr. John Smith Added
02-Apr-2018 13:59 TB Updated [Operator, Narrative]

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