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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 63123
Last updated: 19 July 2020
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Date:21-JUL-1968
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH82 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.82A Tiger Moth
Owner/operator:Waveney Flying Group
Registration: G-APVP
C/n / msn: 85758
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Dulles Farm, Ellingham, Norfolk -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Seething, Norfolk (EGSJ)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Ex-RAF Tiger Moth DE873, delivered 16.1.42. Struck off charge 6.11.53 upon sale to A.J. Whittlemore (Aeradio) Ltd, Croydon. Not converted for civil use immediately; stored at Croydon until sold 29.7.59 to Rollason Aircraft & Engines Ltd., Croydon and civil registered as G-APVP.

C of A issued 3.9.59 and sold 7.9.59 to Norwich & Norfolk Aero Club Ltd., RAF Swanton Morley; re-registered to them 15.9.59. Sold again 30.3.63 and re-registered 4.4.63 to James William Hoseason & William Thomas Wix t/a Waveney Flying Group, Seething, Norfolk.

Written (damaged beyond repair) when crashed and burnt out on hitting overhead HT cables at Dulles Farm, Ellingham, Norfolk on 21.7.68; pilot killed. Registration G-APVP cancelled same day as aircraft "destroyed"

Sources:

1. http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-APVP-1.pdf
2. http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-APVP-2.pdf
3. https://abpic.co.uk/pictures/view/1055451/
4. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/p857.html
5. http://www.ukserials.com/losses_civil.htm
6. https://www.flightglobal.com/pdfarchive/view/1968/1968


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
29-May-2014 23:18 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
29-May-2014 23:20 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]

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