Incident De Havilland DH.60M Moth VT-AAE,
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Date:Friday 20 January 1933
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
De Havilland DH.60M Moth
Owner/operator:Bombay Flying Club
Registration: VT-AAE
MSN: 854
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Baroda (Varoda), Gujarat -   India
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Bombay (Mumbai) India
Destination airport:Baroda (Varoda), Gujarat, India
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
c/no 854: DH.60G Moth [Gipsy I #138, amended to #97]. Sold to Air Ministry of India with C of A 1697 issued 19.11.28. Registered in India as VT-AAE [C of R 35] 10.1.29 to Govt of India and operated by Bombay Flying Club, Bombay. Re-registered [C of R 95] 8.7.30 to Aero Club of India & Burma Ltd; operated by Bombay Flying Club. Re-registered [C of R 114] 31.7.31 to Bombay Flying Club Ltd. Reported as converted to DH.60M (by 1.33).

Overturned on landing Baroda (Varoda), Gujarat, India 20.1.33, avoiding a woman who had strayed onto the runway. Possibly not repaired, as the registration VT-AAE was cancelled 31.12.33 as "crashed and written off".




Revision history:

21-Sep-2023 07:35 Dr. John Smith Added
21-Sep-2023 07:36 harro Updated
24-Jan-2024 20:39 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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