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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 1289
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:30-JUN-1929
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.60G Gipsy Moth
Owner/operator:Ontario Provincial Air Service
Registration: G-CAPH
C/n / msn: 909
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Lake Abitibi, Cochrane District, Ontario -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Sault Ste Marie, Ontario
Destination airport:Abitibi Lake, Ontario
Narrative:
DH.60G [Gipsy I] to DH Canada with C of A 1609 issued 19.9.28; delivered to DH Canada at Mount Dennis 3.10.28. Registered G- CAPH [C of R 522] 18.10.28 to Ontario Provincial Air Service, Sault Ste Marie, Ontario; named "Hawk".

Badly damaged on landing Lake Abitibi, Cochrane District, Ontario 30.6.29 (at approximate Coordinates 4840′N, 7945′W). Both occupants unhurt. Not repaired; Registration G-CAPH cancelled 30.4.32

Sources:

1. British Civil Aircraft Registers 1919-1999
2. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf
3. http://www.bushplane.com/opas-aircraft/histories-opas-dh60/
4. https://www.baaa-acro.com/crash/crash-de-havilland-dh60g-moth-abitibi-lake
5. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-C.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Jan-2008 01:47 JINX Added
05-May-2013 02:04 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
31-Aug-2017 12:32 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]
01-Nov-2018 13:17 Sergey L. Updated [Source]

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