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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163197
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:22-AUG-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:Hammond Aerial Transport Ltd
Registration: G-AUGL
C/n / msn: 407 (DHA.6)
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Coonabarabran, NSW -   Australia
Phase: Approach
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Mascot, Sydney, NSW
Destination airport:Coonabarabran, NSW
Narrative:
DH.60X [Cirrus II] sold to DH Australia with C of A 1168 issued 16.7.27. Registered G-AUGL [C of R 180] 3.10.27 to The De Havilland Aircraft Pty Ltd, Mascot. Re-registered 22.4.28 to H.T "Bunny" Hammond t/a Hammond Aerial Transport Ltd, Sydney.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) 22.8.28; On final approach to Coonabarabran, NSW, while on a cargo flight from Sydney-Mascot, aircraft crashed and was destroyed by impact forces and post impact fire. Both occupants were injured. Registration G-AUGL cancelled 30.8.28. (Note that c/no 6 has been quoted for this Moth; this was the DH Australia assembly number)

Sources:

1. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.baaa-acro.com/1928/archives/crash-of-a-de-havilland-dh-60-moth-in-coonabarabran/]
2. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-AU.html
3. http://afleetingpeace.org/index.php/aeroplanes/15-aeroplanes/84-register-australia
4. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Jan-2014 23:13 Dr. John Smith Added
08-Apr-2014 16:47 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Country, Narrative]
01-Sep-2017 22:29 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Cn, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Apr-2018 15:25 Sergey L. Updated [Departure airport]

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