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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204465
Last updated: 26 September 2019
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Date:08-FEB-1936
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH82 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
De Havilland DH.82 Tiger Moth
Owner/operator:11 Elementary & Reserve Flying Training School Royal Air Force (11 E&RFTS RAF)
Registration: G-ADVO
C/n / msn: 3428
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Perth/Scone Airfield, Perth, Perthshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Perth/Scone Airfield, Perth, Perthshire
Destination airport:Perth/Scone Airport, Scone, Perthshire
Narrative:
First civil registered (C of R 6402) on 25.10.35 as G-ADVO to Airwork Ltd., Heston (aircraft based at Perth/Scone Airfield, Perth, Perthshire). C of A 5089 issued November 1935. Issued to 11 E&RFTS, Perth which was formed at Perth by Airwork Ltd under contract with the Air Ministry in January 1936.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) 8.2.36 when crashed after collision with Tiger Moth G-ADOK, Scone Airfield, Perth, Perthshire. Pilot and sole occupant of of G-ADVO was James Beck (aged 24) who was killed in the impact. Both crew on board Tiger Moth G-ADOK were unhurt, and that Tiger Moth survived, albeit slightly damaged.

Registration G-ADNO cancelled 2.10.36 due to "destruction or permanent withdrawl from use of aircraft"

Sources:

1. http://afleetingpeace.org/index.php/15-aeroplanes/78-register-gb-g-ad
2. https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-ADVO.pdf
3. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-A7.html
4. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/p034.html
5. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/Acc1937.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Jan-2018 14:08 Dr. John Smith Added
01-Nov-2018 16:43 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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