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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 25005
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:19-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:DH School of Flying Ltd
Registration: G-EBZS
C/n / msn: 684
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Radlett, near Borehamwood, Hertfordshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Stag Lane, Edgware, Middlesex
Destination airport:
Narrative:
DH.60X [Cirrus II] registered G-EBZS [C of R 1691] 23.7.28 to The DeHavilland Aircraft Co Ltd and operated by DH School of Flying, Stag Lane, Edgware, Middlesex. C of A 1526 issued 28.7.28.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) when crashed at Radlett near Borehamwood, Hertfordshire 19.7.29; Pilot, RAF Pilot Officer Walter Patrick Dillon Bennett (RAFO, aged 21)killed. Registration cancelled 31.1.30 due to "destruction or permanent withdrawal from use of aircraft".

Sources:

1. https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-EBZS.pdf
2. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-E4.html
3. https://www.baaa-acro.com/crash/crash-de-havilland-dh60x-moth-radlett-1-killed
4. http://afleetingpeace.org/index.php/15-aeroplanes/82-register-gb-g-eb
5. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf
6. http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/showthread.php?17392-RAF-fatalities-1929&styleid=3


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
14-Oct-2013 00:41 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
19-Jan-2014 22:13 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
30-Aug-2017 22:06 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Jun-2018 19:27 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Source, Narrative]
21-Jun-2018 19:29 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]

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