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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 221778
Last updated: 5 September 2021
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Date:18-NOV-1934
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
DeHavilland DH.60M Moth
Owner/operator:Bombay Flying Club Ltd
Registration: VT-ABB
MSN: 1423
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Juhu Aerodrome, Bombay -   India
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Juhu Airstrip, Bombay (Mumbai) India
Destination airport:Juhu Airstrip, Bombay (Mumbai) India
Narrative:
C/no. 1423; DH.60M [Gipsy I engine #815] to D.H. Bhiwandiwalla, India with C of A 2277 issued 18.10.29. Registered as VT-ABB [C of R 54] 10.10.29 to Dosaabhoy H Bhiwandiwalla, Bombay. Reregistered [C of R 146] 9.6.32 to Maneck Hormasji Gazdar, Andheri (based at Bombay (Mumbai)). Re-registered [CofR 221] 14.4.34 to Bombay Flying Club Ltd, Bombay.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) when crashed on landing at Juhu Aerodrome, Bombay 18.11.34; killing Flt Lt Alan KH Binley, Chief Flying Instructor of Bombay Flying Club, pupil pilot C.W. Ring injured. Registration cancelled 11.2.35 as crashed and written off.

Sources:

1. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/Accmisc.htm
2. https://www.ab-ix.co.uk/pdfs/dh60.pdf
3. http://www.warbirdsofindia.com/Civil/regnpage.php
4. https://www.ab-ix.co.uk/pdfs/vt-aaa.pdf
5. http://www.afleetingpeace.org/index.php/15-aeroplanes/86-register-india


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Revision history:

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11-Feb-2019 22:22 Dr. John Smith Added

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