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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163369
Last updated: 4 November 2019
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Date:03-DEC-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:3 Sqn RAAF
Registration: A7-15
C/n / msn: 596
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Mittagong, Wingecarribee Shire, New South Wales -   Australia
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAAF Richmond, NSW
Destination airport:
Narrative:
DH.60X [Cirrus II] sold to DH Australia without C of A. To RAAF as A7-15 in June 1928. To 3 Squadron, RAAF Richmond, NSW [by Dec 1928].

Written off (damaged beyond repair) when crashed into a hilltop in bad weather near Mittagong, Wingecarribee Shire, NSW 3.12.28; destroyed by post impact fire. Both occupants were injured.

Sources:

1. http://www.adf-gallery.com.au//2a7.htm
2. http://www.3squadron.org.au/index.htm
3. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mittagong
4. http://web.archive.org/web/20160702153334/http://www.baaa-acro.com:80/1928/archives/crash-of-a-de-havilland-dh-60x-moth-in-mittagong/


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Jan-2014 20:38 Dr. John Smith Added
20-Jan-2014 18:18 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location]
01-Sep-2017 21:15 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]
14-Nov-2018 14:55 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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