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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 224583
Last updated: 15 June 2020
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Date:20-JUN-1939
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:20 Elementary & Reserve Flying Training School Royal Air Force (20 E&RFTS RAF)
Registration: N5482
C/n / msn: 3755
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Gravesend Airport, Gravesend, Kent -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Gravesend Airport, Gravesend, Kent
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Delivered to the RAF at 20 E&EFTS, Gravesend, Kent 23.3.39 as "U". This Tiger Moth had a short operational life, being written off 20.6.39 when Crashed at Gravesend and SOC 20.6.39. No reports of any fatalities or injuries to the crew of two reported.

Damaged airframe to Eastchurch Station Flight 20.6.39 for disposal after crash.

Sources:

1. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/p037.html
2. http://www.rafcommands.com/database/serials/details.php?uniq=N5482


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-May-2019 01:02 Dr. John Smith Added
02-May-2019 01:02 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date]
30-May-2019 15:26 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]

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