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Last updated: 17 June 2019
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Date:20-JUL-1929
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.60 Moth
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: CF-AEN
C/n / msn: 234
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:St.Jovite, Quebec -   Canada
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:St.Jovite, Quebec
Destination airport:
Narrative:
DH.60 [Cirrus I] registered as G-EBMU [C of R 1215] 11.12.25 to David H Kittel, Stag Lane; named "Silvry 2". C of A 950 issued 27.2.26. Minor accident on landing at Stag Lane, Edgware, Middlesex,30.8.27 and sold. Registered [C of R 1498] 10.10.27 to Richard P Cooper, Boxmoor, Hertfordshire, (but remained based at Stag Lane). For sale in October 1928 by Richard Cooper at Farnborough. C of A lapsed 9.12.28. Registration cancelled 30.4.29.

Registered CF-AEN [C of R 637] 31.5.29 to Mrs. E.F. Knight, Montreal. Badly damaged when crashed shortly after takeoff at St Jovite, Quebec 20.7.29. Aircraft's owner and pilot, Mrs. E.F. Knight, was injured. Presumably damaged beyond economic repair, and not repaired, as no further reports on this aircraft.

Sources:

1. http://afleetingpeace.org/index.php/aeroplanes/15-aeroplanes/97-register-canada-cf-a
2. https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-EBMU.pdf
3. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/p002.htmll
4. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.baaa-acro.com/1929/archives/crash-of-a-de-havilland-dh-60-moth-in-saint-jovite/]
5. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf
6. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-E3.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Jan-2014 23:52 Dr. John Smith Added
30-Aug-2017 22:00 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]

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