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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 34241
Last updated: 8 June 2019
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Date:21-MAY-1929
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:A/S Fisker & Nielsen, Copenhagen
Registration: OY-DEF
C/n / msn: 416
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Vejle, Jutland -   Denmark
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Copenhagen, Denmark
Destination airport:Vejle, Jutland, Denmark
Narrative:
c/no. 416 DH.60X [Cirrus II] regd G-EBSI [CofR 1420] 14.7.27 to The De Havilland Aircraft Co Ltd, Stag Lane. CofA 1166 issued 22.7.27.

Flown by Capt Hubert Broad to Denmark 4.9.27 for International Meeting at Copenhagen. Registration G-EBSI cancelled 28.10.27 as "sold abroad". Registered T-DALF 27.9.27 to A/S Ude og Hjemme [Out & Home], Copenhagen and used to promote magazine of same name (and as private aircraft of the Danish polar explorer Peter Frenchen), flown by Lt Steinbeck. Re-registered 2.6.28 to A/S Fisker & Nielsen, Copenhagen. Wore "Nilfisk" titling on the forward fuselage. Took up registration OY-DEF in 1929

Written off (damaged beyond repair) when crashed Vejle, Jutland, Denmark 21.5.29; Both occupants injured. Registration cancelled 3.6.29.

Sources:

1. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf
2. http://web.archive.org/web/20171005151848/http://www.baaa-acro.com/1929/archives/crash-of-a-de-havilland-dh-60-moth-in-denmark/
3. https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-EBSI.pdf
4. http://www.oy-reg.dk/register/1899.html
5. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-E3.html
6. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_OY-.html
7. http://www.oy-reg.dk/billeder/l18148.jpg
8. http://www.veteranflyklubben.dk/media/1339/1983-03.pdf [Danish text]


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
09-Dec-2011 11:46 Dr. John Smith Updated [Registration, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
31-Aug-2017 14:34 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
31-Aug-2017 17:36 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
31-Aug-2017 17:37 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]

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