Incident de Havilland DH.104 Dove 1 G-AOCE,
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Date:Wednesday 15 January 1958
Type:Silhouette image of generic DOVE model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland DH.104 Dove 1
Owner/operator:Channel Airways
Registration: G-AOCE
MSN: 04044
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Dungeness Beach, Kent -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Rotterdam/Zestienhoven Airport (RTN/EHRD)
Destination airport:Southend Airport, Southend, Essex (SEN/EGMC)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed on approach due to mismanagement of the aircraft's fuel system by the pilot. All seven people on board survived, but the aircraft was written off.


1. Diário de Lisboa 17 January 1958, p3

Revision history:

13-Jan-2008 19:59 W.Fischdick Added
18-Mar-2010 06:24 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Narrative]
18-Apr-2012 07:39 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Apr-2012 07:51 TB Updated [Narrative]
22-Sep-2012 16:45 Dr. John Smith Updated [Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
03-Dec-2012 13:16 TB Updated [Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
23-Jul-2017 12:26 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
02-Mar-2020 00:19 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Feb-2021 09:36 TB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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