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Narrative:Aircraft imported from England in September 1929 by Mr. N S Chalmers. Re-assembled and made its first test flight. On coming in to land at a park in Suva, the aircraft hit telephone wires and crashed.
De Havilland DH-60G Gipsy Moth
|Owner/operator:||N S Chalmers|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1|
|Aircraft damage:|| Minor|
|Location:||Suva, Viti Levu -
|Confidence Rating:|| Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources|
Shipped to New Zealand for repairs, it never returned to Fiji.
1. J W Johnston, 1987, NZ Civil Aircraft 71 - de Havilland DH 60 Moth, in Journal Vol 30, No 2; Aviation Historical Society of New Zealand.
2. ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 140561
Other occurrences involving this aircraft
|21 May 1930
||Bryant House Airways
||Te Awamutu, Waikato
|3 Dec 1937
||Manawatu Aero Club
||Miramar Golf Course, Wellington 1
||Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]|
||Updated [Aircraft type]|