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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 74047
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Date:13-SEP-2008
Time:02:10 CDT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH82 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.82A Tiger Moth
Owner/operator:Lone Star Flight Museum
Registration: N9714
C/n / msn: 83896
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Galveston - Scholes International At Galveston (GLS / KGLS), Texas -   United States of America
Phase: Standing
Nature:Demo/Airshow/Display
Departure airport:KGLS
Destination airport:KGLS
Narrative:
Damaged during Hurricane 'Ike': aircraft was static exhibit in the Lone Star aircraft museum at Galveston, Texas, at the time (and had been on display since 4 February 2004).

Hurricane "Ike" made its final landfall near Galveston, Texas as a strong Category 2 hurricane, on September 13, 2008, at 2:10 a.m. CDT. Hurricane-force winds extended 120 miles (195 km) from the center and tropical storm-force winds extended far beyond that.

Sources:

The Moth, Enterprise # 146
https://abpic.co.uk/pictures/search/?q=N9714&f=reg&search_type=simple
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hurricane_Ike


Images:

Photo of N9714 courtesy AirHistory.net


Galveston - Scholes Field International (KGLS / GLS)
22 November 2006; (c) R.A.Scholefield

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Apr-2010 10:16 Petro Added
31-Jan-2012 08:37 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Time, Operator, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]

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