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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 24984
Last updated: 2 November 2019
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Date:16-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:James Denby Roberts
Registration: G-EBZO
C/n / msn: 683
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Easthill Farm, near Strathallan Castle, Auchterader, Perthshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Strathallan, Auchterarder, Perthshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
DH.60X [Cirrus II] registered G-EBZO [C of R 1688] 14.7.28 to James Denby Roberts, Kidlington (later Strathallan). C of A 1688 issued 28.7.28.

Wrecked in forced landing with engine failure Easthill Farm, near Strathallan Castle, Auchterarder, Perthshire, 16.7.29; James Denby Roberts, pilot and owner of the aircraft, was performing a pleasure flight in the vicinity of Auchterarder, with his wife on board. En route, the engine failed and the pilot attempted to make an emergency landing. Aircraft came to rest in a field and was damaged beyond repair. Both occupants were injured. Registration cancelled 9.12.31

Sources:

1. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf
2. https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-EBZO.pdf
3. https://www.baaa-acro.com/crash/crash-de-havilland-dh60x-moth-auchterarder
5. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-E4.html
6. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:https://www.airfieldresearchgroup.org.uk/forum/perthshire-airfields/10105-strathallan]
7. http://afleetingpeace.org/index.php/15-aeroplanes/82-register-gb-g-eb


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
05-May-2013 01:00 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
30-Aug-2017 22:13 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
21-Jun-2018 19:06 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]
06-Nov-2018 17:25 Sergey L. Updated [Narrative]

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