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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 201022
Last updated: 5 September 2021
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Date:18-JUN-1932
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.60M Moth
Owner/operator:Delhi & United Provinces Flying Club Ltd
Registration: VT-ADH
MSN: 1363
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Cawnpore -   India
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Cawnpore, India
Destination airport:New Dehli, India
Narrative:
DH.60M [Gipsy I] registered as G-AAIF [C of R 2018] 4.6.29 to The Leicestershire Aero Club, Desford; named "Quorn". C of A 2060 issued 10.6.29. Displayed at inaugural luncheon 31.7.29. Reportedly delivered 13.9.29 (but possibly only date christened?). Transferred to Leicestershire Aero Club Ltd 1.10.30 [on formation of company].

Registered [C of R 3500] 25.11.31 to Phillips & Powis Aircraft (Reading) Ltd, Woodley, Reading, Berkshire. Sold 29.12.31 (via British Aviation Insurance Co, with C of A issued 7.1.32) to Delhi Flying Club. Registration G-AAIF cancelled 2.1.32 as sold.

Registered as VT-ADH [C of R 151] 27.6.32 to Delhi & United Provinces Flying Club Ltd, Delhi. Registration cancellled 18.6.32 [sic] as crashed and written off in a take off accident at Cawnpore.

Sources:

1. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf
2. https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-AAIF.pdf
3. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-A.html
4. http://afleetingpeace.org/index.php/15-aeroplanes/75-register-gb-g-aa
5. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/vt-aaa.pdf
6. https://www.flightglobal.com/pdfarchive/view/1932/1932%20-%200033.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Nov-2017 21:06 Dr. John Smith Added
06-Nov-2017 21:13 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Nov-2017 21:15 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
25-Apr-2020 18:44 Sergey L. Updated [Aircraft type]

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