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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 34245
Last updated: 27 November 2019
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Date:19-MAR-1929
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.60X Moth
Owner/operator:F/Lt Alf Gunnestad
Registration: N-38
C/n / msn: 428
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Calais, Pas-de-Calais -   France
Phase: En route
Nature:Delivery
Departure airport:Lympne Airport, Lympne, Kent (EGMK)
Destination airport:Oslo, Norway
Narrative:
C/no.428: DH.60X [Cirrus II engine#88] registered as G-EBSU [C of R 1436] 8.8.27 to The Most Hon the Marquess of Douglas & Clydesdale, Dungavel, Strathaven (based Stag Lane/Dungavel). C of A 1190 issued 23.8.27; delivered 24.8.27. Traded in to DH in part exchange for DH.60G G-AAEB.

Registration cancelled 16.3.29 as sold abroad. Re-registered in Norway as N-38 13.3.29 to Flt Lt Alf Gunnestad, Oslo.

Written off when Crashed in fog in Calais, Pas-de-Calais on delivery flight 19.3.29 and destroyed by fire. Pilot/owner Flt Lt Alf Gunnestad was killed

Sources:

1. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf
2. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-E3.html
3. https://www.baaa-acro.com/crash/crash-de-havilland-dh60x-moth-calais-1-killed
4. https://cwsprduksumbraco.blob.core.windows.net/g-info/HistoricalLedger/G-EBSU.pdf
5. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/p004.html
6. http://www.afleetingpeace.org/index.php/aeroplanes/15-aeroplanes/82-register-gb-g-eb


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
09-Dec-2011 16:51 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
09-Dec-2011 16:54 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
12-Aug-2017 21:41 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
31-Aug-2017 18:59 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
31-Aug-2017 19:00 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
21-Sep-2017 08:22 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
09-Apr-2019 18:02 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Nov-2019 14:35 Anon. Updated [Operator, Operator]

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