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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 18728
Last updated: 23 May 2019
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Date:30-DEC-1936
Time:day
Type:de Havilland DH.89 Dragon Rapide
Owner/operator:Iraq Petroleum Transport Co
Registration: G-AEGS
C/n / msn: 6335
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:El Affule (Afula), Jezreel Valley, Palestine -   Israel
Phase: Landing
Nature:Executive
Departure airport:Haifa, Palestine
Destination airport:El Affule (Afula), Jezreel Valley, Palestine
Narrative:
Registered G-AEGS [C of R 6936] 13.5.36 to Iraq Petroleum Transport Co Ltd, Finsbury Square, London EC.2 (aircraft based at Haifa, Palestine). C of A 5497 issued 7.8.36; delivered via Malta 17.8.36 to Haifa, Palestine.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) when overturned in forced landing El Affule (Afula), Jezreel Valley, Palestine 30.12.36. Both persons on board (pilot and one passenger) killed. Registration G-AEGS cancelled 31.12.36 as PWFU ("Pemanently Withdrawn From Use").

Sources:

1. https://www.ab-ix.co.uk/pdfs/dh89.pdf
2. https://www.baaa-acro.com/crash/crash-de-havilland-dh89-dragon-rapide-afula-2-killed
3. https://cwsprduksumbraco.blob.core.windows.net/g-info/HistoricalLedger/G-AEGS.pdf
4. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-A8.html
5. http://afleetingpeace.org/index.php/aeroplanes/15-aeroplanes/79-register-gb-g-ae
6. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/De_Havilland_Dragon_Rapide#Accidents_and_incidents
7. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Afula#British_Mandate_era


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
12-Dec-2011 08:48 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
04-Dec-2016 21:11 TB Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
25-Oct-2017 00:58 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total occupants, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Jan-2018 19:40 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
19-Mar-2019 21:07 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
19-Mar-2019 21:09 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]

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