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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204061
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DH82 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
De Havilland DH.82 Tiger Moth
Owner/operator:Phillips & Powis Aircraft (Reading) Ltd
Registration: G-ADJB
MSN: 3378
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Warren Farm, Pound Lane, Hurst, near Woodley, Berkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Woodley Aerodrome, near Reading, Berkshire
Destination airport:Woodley Aerodrome, near Reading, Berkshire
First registered (C of R 5958) on 29.8.35 as G-ADJB to Phillips & Powis Aircraft Ltd., Woodley Aerodrome, Woodley, Reading, Berkshire. C of A 5030 issued September 1935. Operated by 8 E&RFTS, RAF, under contract from the Air Ministry.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) 12.3.36 when wrecked in a landing accident: spun in and crashed Warren Farm, Pound Lane, Hurst, near Woodley, Berkshire, during forced landing practice; pilot badly injured. Registration cancelled 2.12.36 due to "destruction or permanent withdrawl from use of aircraft".

Note that some published sources give the date of the accident to G-ADJB as "2.12.36"; however, as can be seen from the above, that date was the date that the registration was cancelled. The actual incident that resulted in the demise of G-ADJB was some nine months earlier in March 1936.


4. Flight October 3rd 1935:
7. G-ADJB at Woodley, Berkshire in 1936:


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Revision history:

09-Jan-2018 12:39 Dr. John Smith Added
30-Jul-2021 16:38 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Source, Narrative, Category]
30-Jul-2021 16:39 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]
30-Jul-2021 16:46 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Source, Narrative]

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