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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 216025
Last updated: 23 March 2020
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Date:22-JAN-1956
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH82 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.82A Tiger Moth
Owner/operator:Aero Clube da Beira (ACB)
Registration: CR-ABM
C/n / msn: DHA755
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Beira Sofala -   Mozambique
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Beira Sofala, Mozambique
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Ex-RAF DH82A Tiger Moth DX680. To Southern Rhodesia Air Force, then South African Air Force as SAAF2430. Sold off for civil use as ZS-BYZ. South African registration not taken up, then to Mozambique in 1946 as CR-ABM with the Aero Clube da Beira (ACB)

Written off (destroyed) 22/1/56 when crashed on take off at Beira Sofala, Mozambique

Sources:

1. Voando em Moçambique (blog 361+682): http://voandoemmozambique.blogspot.com/search?q=361
2. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/pAus7.html
3. http://www.dehavilland.co.za/DH82A_Tiger_Moth_construction_numbers_and_histories.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Oct-2018 10:38 TB Added
05-Oct-2018 19:22 TB Updated [Cn, Operator, Source]
23-Mar-2020 20:24 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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