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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145965
Last updated: 21 April 2019
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Date:20-NOV-1938
Time:day
Type:de Havilland DH.89A Dragon Rapide
Owner/operator:Tata Airlines
Registration: VT-AJA
C/n / msn: 6379
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Juhu Aerodrome, Maharashtra, Bombay (Mumbai) -   India
Phase: Landing
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:Juhu Aerodrome, Maharashtra, Bombay (Mumbai) (VAJJ)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
C/no. 6379: Registered as VT-AJA [C of R 320] 15.7.37 to Tata Sons Ltd, Bombay. (2 x Gipsy Six engines #6735/6736). UK CofA 6040 issued 8.9.37.

Written off (destroyed) when Crashed outside boundary of airfield on landing at Juhu Aerodrome, Maharashtra, Bombay (Mumbai) 20.11.38. One person on board was killed. Registration cancelled 9.12.38

Sources:

1. https://www.ab-ix.co.uk/pdfs/dh89.pdf
2. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_VT-.html
3. https://www.ab-ix.co.uk/pdfs/vt-aaa.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Jun-2012 10:48 TB Added
01-Jun-2012 11:18 TB Updated [Operator]
26-Oct-2017 19:38 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Dec-2018 15:55 TB Updated [Nature, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Feb-2019 19:14 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Total occupants, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Feb-2019 19:14 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]

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