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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121587
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Date:14-OCT-1939
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH82 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.82A Tiger Moth
Owner/operator:Military School of Aeronautics, Fuerza Aérea Uruguaya
Registration: 10
MSN: 3612
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Pando, Canelones Department of Uruguay. -   Uruguay
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Pando, Canelones Department of Uruguay.
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Tiger Moth MSN 3612 (Gipsy Major #80144): C of A 6020 issued 19.8.37 to Uruguayan Ministry of War as 10. Delivered by sea to Montevideo October 1937. Erected and reflown 1.11.37; assigned to Military School of Aeronautics (EMAer), Pando.

Collided with Tiger Moth No.14 & crashed Pando 14.10.39; Lt Jr Oscar Fernandez bailed out, but killed. Crashed after collision with Ten Anarado over airbase, destroying one wing.

Sources:

1. http://www.santafe.gov.ar/hemerotecadigital/diario/18648/?page=2
2. https://air-britain.com/pdfs/production-lists/DH82.pdf
3. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pando,_Uruguay

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Apr-2011 12:45 ThW Added
05-Sep-2011 05:24 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
25-Mar-2012 09:18 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Country, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
25-Aug-2016 19:36 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
01-Aug-2021 19:32 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative, Category]
30-Aug-2021 02:56 Dr. John Smith Updated [[Time, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative, Category]]

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