ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 24993
Last updated: 19 June 2013
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Narrative:Written off (damaged beyond repair) 29/03/1929: crashed one mile north-east of Lympne, Kent after engine failure on take off. Instructor (Major H.G.Travers) injured.
de Havilland DH.60 Moth
|Operator:||Cinque ports Flying Club Ltd|
|C/n / msn:|| 260|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||1 mile NE of Lympne, Kent -
|Phase:|| Take off|
|Departure airport:||Lympne, Kent [LYM/EGMK]|
Wreckage taken to Brooklands, but not rebuilt; instead used as a "gate guardian" to advertise the airfield - incorporated into an advertising hoarding at the entrance to the airfield.
Registration cancelled by the CAA on 02/01/1930 as "destroyed"
http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf http://www.flightglobal.com/pdfarchive/view/1927/1927%20-%200250.html http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-EBNN.pdf
||Dr. John Smith
||Updated [Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]|
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