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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 1214
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:29-AUG-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:Granby Flying Club
Registration: G-CAKN
C/n / msn: 565
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Granby, Quebec -   Canada
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Granby, Quebec, Canada
Destination airport:
Narrative:
c/no. 565 DH.60X [Cirrus II]: to Dept of National Defence, Canada with CofA 1393 issued 28.4.28; delivered to De Havilland Canada at Mount Dennis 4.6.28. Registered G-CAKN [CofR 381] 25.5.28 to Department of National Defence, and issued to Granby Aero Club 15.6.28.

Stalled in steep climbing turn, shortly after take-off, and crashed at Granby, Quebec, 29.8.28; pilot, Captain Harold Nase, Chief FIying Instructor of Granby Flying Club was killed

Sources:

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


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Jan-2008 09:39 JINX Added
31-Jan-2008 23:10 JINX Updated
10-Dec-2011 03:16 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
10-Dec-2011 07:20 Dr. John Smith Updated [Phase, Source, Narrative]
01-Sep-2017 22:24 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]

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