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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 1363
Last updated: 4 November 2019
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Date:23-APR-1929
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:Toronto Flying Club
Registration: G-CAVF
C/n / msn: 688
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Leaside, Ontario -   Canada
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Leaside, Ontario
Destination airport:
Narrative:
DH.60X [Cirrus II] delivered to DH Canada with C of A 1573 issued 14.8.28; delivered to DH Canada at Mount Dennis 6.9.28. Registered as G-CAVF [C of R 498] 10.9.28 to Aeronautical Association of Canada Ltd, t/a Toronto Flying Club.

Written off when spun in on take-off from Leaside, Ontario 23.4.29 and destroyed by fire; both person on board - pilot W.K. Mackenzie and passenger N.C. Marshall - were killed. Registration cancelled 31.3.30.

Sources:

1. British Civil Aircraft Registers 1919-1999
2. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-C1.html
3. https://www.baaa-acro.com/crash/crash-de-havilland-dh60x-moth-leaside-2-killed
4. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Feb-2008 06:05 JINX Added
09-Jan-2014 22:17 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
31-Aug-2017 18:05 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
28-Sep-2018 14:09 Sergey L. Updated [Source]

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