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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 80612
Last updated: 21 November 2020
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Date:15-MAY-1965
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH82 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.82A Tiger Moth
Owner/operator:Herbert Neville Medfork
Registration: G-ANEJ
C/n / msn: 85592
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Owstwick, near Withernsea, East Riding of Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Pockilngton, East Riding of Yorkshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Ex-RAF Tiger Moth DE638. First civil registered as G-ANEJ 1 October 1953. Wore RAF makings under permit as "T7245". Written off (damaged beyond economic repair) when crashed and overturned at Owstwick,near Withernsea, East Riding of Yorkshire on Saturday 15th May 1965.

Registration G-ANEJ belatedly cancelled by the UK Civil Aviation Authority 10th September 1973 as "P.W.F.U." ("Permanently Withdrawn From Use"). A De Havilland DH-82A Tiger Moth was photographed at Kuala Lumpur (Sungai Besi/Simpang) (WMKF) in Malaysia, on January 14th, 2015 (see below) and was said to be the former G-ANEJ.

According to some sources "It was in a barn somewhere in Scotland, later bought by British Aerospace and donated to the Royal Malaysian Air Force Museum"

Sources:

1. Air Yorkshire June 1965: http://s617306976.websitehome.co.uk/AYASMagazines/1965%2006.pdf
2. http://www.dehavilland.ukf.net/p855.htm
3. CAA: https://cwsprduksumbraco.blob.core.windows.net/g-info/HistoricalLedger/G-ANEJ.pdf
4. http://www.airliners.net/search/photo.search?regsearch=G-ANEJ
5. http://forum.scramble.nl/viewtopic.php?p=519256


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Nov-2010 02:35 VHKDK Added
24-Apr-2012 16:42 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
20-Sep-2013 09:14 Anon. Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
05-Aug-2015 00:05 Dr. John Smith Updated [Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
05-Aug-2015 00:09 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]
05-Aug-2015 00:09 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]
21-Nov-2020 21:42 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Source]

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