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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 66516
Last updated: 19 August 2020
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Date:17-AUG-1963
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:Private
Registration: G-APTI
C/n / msn: 82783
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Trelivan Airport, Dinan, Bretagne -   France
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Christchurch Airport, Hampshire
Destination airport:Dinan, Bretagne, France (LFEB)
Narrative:
Ex-RAF Tiger Moth R4851. Delivered 23.1.40; struck off charge at 49 MU Colerne 13.7.53. Not converted for civil use immediately. Stored for several years at Christchurch Airfield (first noted there 25.10.54) until first civil registered as G-APTI on 10.3.59. First flew after rebuild/conversion to civilian standards 10.3.60

Written off (damaged beyond repair) 17.8.63: Stalled and crashed whilst landing at Trelivan Airport Dinan, Bretagne, France. Registration G-APTI cancelled by UK Civil Aviation Authority 12.11.63 as "destroyed".

Sources:

1. http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-APTI-2.pdf
2. http://www.hampshireairfields.co.uk/airfields/xchresc.html
3. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/p827.html
4. http://www.ukserials.com/losses_civil.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Jul-2009 02:18 VHKDK Added
10-Jan-2012 14:11 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Jun-2012 13:55 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total occupants, Phase, Embed code, Narrative]
30-Dec-2012 12:29 TB Updated [Source]
05-May-2013 10:56 Dr. John Smith Updated [Embed code]
28-May-2014 20:45 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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