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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 154221
Last updated: 14 June 2020
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Date:18-SEP-1937
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH83 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.83 Fox Moth
Owner/operator:Bruce Watt
Registration: CF-ATV
C/n / msn: 4011
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Riviere aux Outardes, near Baie Comeau, Quebec -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:St Hubert Airport, Montreal
Destination airport:
Narrative:
To DH Canada as set of components for local assembly. Registered CF-ATV [C of R 1215] 26.11.32 to G N (Norm) Irwin, Whitby, Ontario. Registration lapsed 25.11.33, but renewed 15.3.34.

Sold 29.1.35 and re-registered [C of R 1519] 30.1.35 to TB Fraser, Montreal. Registered [C of R 1960] 30.4.37 to Bruce Watt, St Hubert Airport, Montreal.

Written off in forced landing on Riviere aux Outardes, near Baie Comeau, Quebec 18.9.37 following in-flight cabin heater fire. Registration lapsed 30.4.38.

Sources:

http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh83.pdf
www.dehavilland.ukf.net/p040.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Mar-2013 06:11 Dr. John Smith Added

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