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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 216039
Last updated: 1 December 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DH80 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.80 Puss Moth
Owner/operator:Walter Kay
Registration: G-ABSA
MSN: 2203
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Avenedios Pêro de Alenquer and Rua de Nevala, Lourenço Marques -   Mozambique
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Lourenço Marques, Mozambique
Registered G-ABSA [C of R 3479] 12.11.31 to Walter Kay, Blundell Sands, Liverpool (based Stag Lane, Edgware, Middlesex). (Fitted with Gipsy III #3283). C of A 3262 issued 19.11.31. Flown out to Johannesburg by owner; departing Croydon 20.1.32. Flown by Kay on flight to Portuguese East Africa which struck radio mast in thunderstorm on landing Lourenco Marques and crashed in 8.32; crash location was near the corner of Avenedios Pêro de Alenquer and Rua de Nevala, seriously injuring pilot. Registration cancelled 10.32 as crashed.


1. Voando em Moçambique (blog 870, 22.03.14)

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Revision history:

05-Oct-2018 20:31 TB Added
05-Oct-2018 20:35 TB Updated [Source]
01-Mar-2020 19:54 Dr. John Smith Updated [Nature, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
01-Mar-2020 19:57 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
01-Mar-2020 19:57 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]

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