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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 82685
Last updated: 5 December 2020
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Date:10-AUG-1965
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:Twentieth Centuary Fox Productions Ltd
Registration: G-ANKU
C/n / msn: 3943
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kilpadder, County Wicklow -   Ireland
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Survey
Departure airport:Weston Aerodrome (EIWT)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed at Kilpadder, County Wicklow, Ireland, during the making of the film "The Blue Max"

Sources:

http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-ANKU-2.pdf
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Blue_Max
http://www.aeroreg.co.uk/html/Qry_movies.html
http://www.speedace.info/the_blue_max.htm
https://forum.keypublishing.com/showthread.php?34806-The-aircraft-in-the-quot-Blue-Max-quot


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Nov-2010 02:53 VHKDK Added
03-Jun-2012 14:33 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
21-Mar-2013 16:13 rvargast17 Updated [Cn]

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