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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 1205
Last updated: 13 June 2019
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Date:24-OCT-1928
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.60X Moth
Owner/operator:Ottawa Flying Club
Registration: G-CAKM
C/n / msn: 564
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ottawa Airport, Ottawa, Ontario -   Canada
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Ottawa Airport, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Destination airport:
Narrative:
DH.60X [Cirrus II]: to Department of National Defence, Canada with C of A 1396 issued 4.5.28; delivered to DH Canada at Mount Dennis 4.6.28. Registered G-CAKM [C of R 385] 15.6.28 to Department of National Defence, and issued to Ottawa Flying Club 18.6.28.

Damaged beyond repair 14.10.28 at Ottawa Airport, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Crashed on takeoff at Ottawa Airport. Both occupants were injured, and registration G-CAKM cancelled as withdrawn from use 24.10.28.

Sources:

1. British Civil Aircraft Registers 1919-1999
2. http://www.rwrwalker.ca/cab_detail_G_CA.htm
3. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-C.html
4. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf
5. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.baaa-acro.com/1928/archives/crash-of-a-de-havilland-dh-60x-moth-in-ottawa/]


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Jan-2008 05:13 JINX Added
09-Dec-2011 17:36 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
17-Jan-2014 20:53 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
01-Sep-2017 21:22 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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