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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 65775
Last updated: 19 April 2019
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Date:05-APR-1970
Time:12:30pm
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH82 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.82 Tiger Moth
Owner/operator:Staffordshire Gliding Club
Registration: G-AHUE
C/n / msn: 84240
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Meir, near Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Ex-RAF Tiger Moth T7868, First civil registered as G-AHUE 12/6/1946. Destroyed in mid air collision with glider at Meir near Stoke-on-Trent. The Tiger Moth was towing EoN 460 glider BGA1305. Both crews (one in the glider, one in the Tiger Moth) were killed.

Registration G-AHUE belatedly cancelled as "PWFU" ("Permanently Withdrawn From Use" 27/2/1973

Sources:

http://www.dehavilland.ukf.net/p842.htm
http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-AHUE-1.pdf
http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-AHUE-2.pdf
http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/Eon460.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Jun-2009 12:10 VHKDK Added
01-May-2012 06:29 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
08-May-2012 12:02 Anon. Updated [Time, Embed code]
28-Nov-2018 14:29 Anon. Updated [Narrative]

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