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Last updated: 20 September 2021
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Date:15-FEB-1941
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:Vliegclub Djogja
Registration: PK-SBF
MSN: DHA 144
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Maguwoharjo, Depok, Sleman Regency, Special Region of Yogyakarta -   Indonesia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Maguwoharjo, Depok, Sleman Regency, Special Region of Yogyakarta
Destination airport:Maguwoharjo, Depok, Sleman Regency, Special Region of Yogyakarta
Narrative:
De Havilland DH-82A Tiger Moth MSN DHA.144. Built by DH Australia at Mascot, NSW. Registered PK-SBF 2.11.40 to NILF (Nederlandsch Indisch Luchtvaartfonds). To Vliegclub Surabaya. Operated by The Netherlands Naval Aviation Service (Dutch: Marineluchtvaartdienst, shortened to MLD) the naval aviation branch of the Royal Netherlands Navy from 23.11.40 to 15.12.40. Re-registered 16.12.40 to Vliegclub Djogja; named "Koeantan".

Written off (damaged beyond repair) when crashed 15.2.41: Undershot runway on landing, hit barbed wire perimeter fence and crashed at Maguwoharjo, Depok, Sleman Regency, Special Region of Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Aircraft written off, and de-registered 17.2.41

The grass strip where Tiger Moth PK-SBF crashed on 15.2.41 is now the site of Adisutjipto International Airport (JOG/WAHH) which was built post war

Sources:

1. Bataviaasch nieuwsblad 17-2-1941
2. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_PK-.html
3. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/pAus1.html
4. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adisutjipto_International_Airport#History

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Apr-2019 08:07 Cobar Added
18-Apr-2019 08:13 Cobar Updated [Total occupants]
05-Aug-2021 17:13 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Category]
05-Aug-2021 17:15 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
05-Aug-2021 17:20 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Narrative]

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