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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 105799
Last updated: 10 September 2021
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Date:03-OCT-1939
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH82 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.82 Tiger Moth
Owner/operator:Military School of Aeronautic, Fuerza Aérea Uruguaya
Registration: 7
MSN: 3503
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Costas de Solis, Treinta y Tres/Lavalleja -   Uruguay
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Pando, Canelones Department of Uruguay.
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Tiger Moth MSN 3503 (Gipsy Major #8459): C of A 5590 issued 16.7.36 to Uruguayan Ministry of War as E-7. Delivered August 1936 on the s.s 'Andalucia Star' to The School of Military Aviation (EMAv) at Aerodrome Capt Boiso Lanza, Montevideo; erected and reflown 19.8.36. To Military School of Aeronautics (EMAer), Pando 11.37.

Written off (destroyed) when crashed Costas de Solis, Treinta y Tres/Lavalleja 3.10.39; of the two crew on board, one - Lt Jr Rolando del Rio killed - the other, 2 Lt Juan C Ferreira injured. The crash location is approximately 160 miles north-east of Pando.

Sources:

1. https://air-britain.com/pdfs/production-lists/DH82.pdf
2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treinta_y_Tres_Department

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Mar-2012 14:14 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Source, Narrative]
01-Aug-2021 19:25 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative, Category]

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