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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 66554
Last updated: 16 October 2020
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Date:21-FEB-1964
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:Westwick Distributors Ltd
Registration: G-APPB
C/n / msn: 82062
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:East Newland Farm, St Lawrence Bay, Essex -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:Seething, Norfolk (EGSJ)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Ex RAF Tiger Moth N6792. Delivered 11.5.39. Struck off charge 25.5.50 as Cat5(scrap) but nevertheless acquired by Hants & Sussex Aviation, Portsmouth, converted to civil standards and registered as G-APPB 24.9.58.

Written off 21.2.64 when crashed at East Newland Farm, St Lawrence Bay, Essex, whilst on crop-spraying duties. Registration cancelled 24.2.64 as "destroyed"

Sources:

1. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/p820.html
2. https://abpic.co.uk/pictures/view/1058360/
3. http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-APPB-2.pdf


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Jul-2009 02:42 VHKDK Added
10-Jan-2012 13:24 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
26-May-2014 22:27 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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