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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 1355
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:21-SEP-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:Aircraft Ltd., Toronto
Registration: G-CAUN
C/n / msn: 629
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Weston, Ontario -   Canada
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Weston, Ontario
Destination airport:
Narrative:
c/no. 629 DH.60X [Cirrus II]: to De Havilland Canada with CofA 1475 issued 26.6.28; delivered to De Havilland Canada at Mount Dennis 13.7.28. Registered G-CAUN 1.8.28 to Aircraft Ltd, Toronto.

Crashed Weston, Ontario 21.9.28 prior to formally taking up registration (no Canadian CofA was ever issued); pilot J.S. Girvin was killed in crash

Sources:

1. British Civil Aircraft Registers 1919-1999
2. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf
3. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-C1.html
4. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.baaa-acro.com/1928/archives/crash-of-a-de-havilland-dh-60-moth-in-ontario-2/]


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Feb-2008 05:29 JINX Added
10-Dec-2011 07:31 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
01-Sep-2017 22:07 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
25-May-2018 16:22 Sergey L. Updated [Narrative]

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