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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 153549
Last updated: 20 June 2020
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Date:15-SEP-1932
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH80 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.80 Puss Moth
Owner/operator:Asahi Shimbun
Registration: J-BBAA
C/n / msn: 2221
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:off the coast of Tohaku, Tottori prefecture, Sea of Japan -   Japan
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Manchu, China
Destination airport:Osaka Airport, Osaka, Kansai, Japan
Narrative:
Delivered to The Asahi newspaper, Osaka with CofA 3338 issued 1.2.32. (Fitted with Gipsy III #3351). Registered J-BBAA 4.32 to Asahi Teiki Koku-Kai; fleet no. Asahi No.107. Lost in Sea of Japan, en route Manchu-Osaka on 15.9.32. En route, aircraft crashed for unknown reason few yards off the coast of Tohaku, Tottori prefecture. The pilot was rescued while the aircraft was lost.


Sources:

1. https://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_J-2.html
2. https://ab-ix.co.uk/pdfs/dh80.pdf
3. https://www.baaa-acro.com/crash/crash-de-havilland-dh80-puss-moth-tohaku
4. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/p022.html
5. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/T%C5%8Dhoku,_Aomori


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Feb-2013 07:22 Dr. John Smith Added
13-Dec-2019 19:36 TB Updated [Date, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Dec-2019 19:38 TB Updated [Source]
13-Dec-2019 19:43 TB Updated [Source]
01-Mar-2020 19:32 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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