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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 206318
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Date:17-SEP-1947
Time:day
Type:De Havilland DH.94 Moth Minor
Owner/operator:West London Aero Club
Registration: G-AFPT
MSN: 94026
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:White Waltham, Maidenhead, Berkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:White Waltham Airfield, Maidenhead, Berkshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
First registered [C of R 9030] on 10.5.39 as G-AFPT to The Edinburgh Flying Club Ltd., Edinburgh, Lothian (aircraft based at MacMerry Airfield, Haddington, East Lothian). C of A 6613 issued May 1939.

Withdrawn from use and stored at MacMerry airfield from 4.9.39 when all private civilian flying was prohibited due to the outbreak of WW II. Civil registration G-AFPT cancelled 26.8.40 when impressed into military service as BK831.

Registration G-AFPT restored [C of R 9030/2] on 19.3.46 to the West London Aero Club Ltd., Maidenhead, Berkshire (aircraft based at White Waltham, Maidenhead, Berkshire).

Written off (damaged beyond repair) 17.9.47 when crashed at White Waltham, Maidenhead, Berkshire. Registration G-AFPT formally cancelled by the Air Ministry 27.11.47 due to "destruction or permanent withdrawl from use of aircraft"

Sources:

1. http://afleetingpeace.org/index.php/15-aeroplanes/80-register-gb-g-af
2. https://cwsprduksumbraco.blob.core.windows.net/g-info/HistoricalLedger/G-AFPT.pdf
3. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-A11.html
4. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/p940.html


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18-Feb-2018 21:47 Dr. John Smith Added

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