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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145978
Last updated: 15 October 2021
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Date:05-MAR-1957
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH82 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.82A Tiger Moth
Owner/operator:SAAF Aero Club
Registration: ZS-BOE
MSN: DHA553
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Karasburg -   South Africa
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Karasburg, South Africa
Destination airport:
Narrative:
ZS-BOE c/no. DHA553 ex-RAF Tiger Moth DX476, ex-SAAF 2344. To Southern Rhodesian Air Force as MC-553

Registered 14.11.47 as ZS-BOE. Re-registered (in 1954) to Defence Gliding Club, Voortrekkerhoogte. Re-registered 30.6.56 to SAAF Aero Club, Swartkop. Crashed on take off at Karasburg 5.3.57. Registration cancelled 24.6.58.

Sources:

http://www.dehavilland.co.za/DH82A_Tiger_Moth_construction_numbers_and_histories.htm
http://www.dehavilland.ukf.net/pAus5.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Jun-2012 15:10 Dr. John Smith Added

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