Incident de Havilland DH-4 G-EAVL,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 27965
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Date:Thursday 7 April 1921
Type:Silhouette image of generic dh4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland DH-4
Owner/operator:Handley Page Transport
Registration: G-EAVL
MSN: H5905
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Cricklewood Aerodrome, Cricklewood, London -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Cricklewood Aerodrome, London
Destination airport:Le Bourget, Paris (LBG/LFPB)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Ex-RAF H5905 (former RAF serial used on Air Ministry documentation in lieu of any official constructors number). First registered 13.9.20 to Handley Page Transport as G-EAVL

Registration cancelled 7.4.21 as "crashed" although details are lacking. However, Handley Page Transport Ltd operated a London-Paris air service from Cricklewood Aerodrome from 17.2.20, and it is likely that G-EAVL was used on this service

Written off 7.4.21 when crashed on takeoff from Cricklewood Aerodrome, London: Shortly after takeoff from Cricklewood, while on a regular schedule flight to Paris-Le Bourget, aircraft crashed in unknown circumstances. Both occupants were injured while the aircraft was destroyed.



Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
15-Dec-2013 23:26 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
15-Dec-2013 23:28 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Narrative]
05-Sep-2017 18:58 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Source, Narrative]

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