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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 25858
Last updated: 28 October 2019
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Date:08-DEC-1933
Time:
Type:de Havilland DH.84 Dragon
Owner/operator:Wilson Airways
Registration: VP-KAW
C/n / msn: 6047
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kilindini, near Mombasa -   Kenya
Phase: Take off
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Kilindini, Mombasa, Kenya
Destination airport:
Narrative:
VP-KAW DH.84 Dragon [6047] [UK CofA 4014 issued 1.9.33] Registered 30.9.33 to Wilson Airways Ltd, Nairobi. Written off (destroyed) when stalled and crashed following engine failure on take-off from Kilindini, near Mombasa, Kenya 8.12.33.

Sources:

1. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/vp-kaa.pdf
2. http://afleetingpeace.org/index.php/component/content/article?id=93:register-other
3. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/p060.html
4. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.baaa-acro.com/1933/archives/crash-of-a-de-havilland-dh-84-dragon-in-kenya/]


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
27-Dec-2011 07:46 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
02-Oct-2017 18:50 Dr. John Smith Updated [Nature, Source, Narrative]

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