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Date:19-APR-1959
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:Cape Peninsula Flying & Gliding Club
Registration: ZS-BUZ
MSN: DHA572
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Fisantekraal, near Malmesbury -   South Africa
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Fisantekraal, near Malmesbury, South Africa
Destination airport:
Narrative:
ZS-BUZ (c/no. DHA 572) ex-RAF DX495, ex-SAAF 2304, ex Southern Rhodesian Air Force as MC-572

Civil registered 20.8.48 as ZS-BUZ. Re-registered 1954 to Airforce Aero Club, Langebaanweg. Re-registered 31.1.57 to Cape Peninsula Flying & Gliding Club, Fisantekraal.

Crashed whilst glider towing at Fisantekraal, near Malmesbury, South Africa 19.4.59; one killed in glider. Registration ZS-BUZ cancelled 30.4.59.

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:

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02-Jun-2012 15:32 Dr. John Smith Added

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