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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 18749
Last updated: 9 April 2019
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Date:25-NOV-1941
Time:day
Type:de Havilland DH.89A Dragon Rapide
Owner/operator:Scottish Airways Ltd
Registration: G-AGDH
C/n / msn: 6548
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Stornaway, Outer Hebrides, Scotland -   United Kingdom
Phase: Standing
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Stornoway Airport (SYY/EGPO)
Destination airport:Stornoway Airport (SYY/EGPO)
Narrative:
c/no. 6548: Taken on charge by RAF as X7388 under Contract No B.104592/40 at 18 MU 20.7.41. To Director-General Civil Aircraft 7.9.41 for use by AAJC. (Presumed struck off charge by RAF 21.6.47 as part of a census of the RAF's post war inventory).

Registered G-AGDH (C of R 9341) 11.9.41 to Scottish Airways Ltd, Inverness/Renfrew. C of A 6909 issued 10.10.41; delivered 13.10.41. Damaged beyond repair while parked in gales at Stornoway 25.11.41 and registration cancelled as "written off 25/11/41". No casualties, as no one was on board the aircraft at the time (aircraft was parked)

Sources:

1. https://www.ab-ix.co.uk/pdfs/dh89.pdf
2. https://cwsprduksumbraco.blob.core.windows.net/g-info/HistoricalLedger/G-AGDH.pdf
3. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/p065.html
4. http://www.orpheusweb.co.uk/vicsmith/Accidents/Nov41.html
5. http://www.rafcommands.com/database/serials/details.php?uniq=X7388


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
23-Dec-2011 20:51 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
19-Feb-2019 23:47 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Source, Narrative]
12-Mar-2019 20:18 Dr. John Smith Updated [Nature, Source, Narrative]

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