Incident de Havilland DH.60G Moth G-AACM, 07 Mar 1933
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DH60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland DH.60G Moth
Owner/operator:Surencha C. Mehta
Registration: G-AACM
MSN: 991
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:South Farnborough, Hampshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Stag Lane Aerodrome, Edgware, Middlesex
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
DH.60G [Gipsy I] registered as G-AACM [C of R 1802] 11.28 to The De Havilland Aircraft Co Ltd, Stag Lane. C of A 1699 issued 20.11.28. Registration cancelled 1.29 as sold. Sold to DH agent, Baron de Skorzewski, Poland; flown on North African tour, departing UK 1.12.28 and arriving Poland 30.4.29 via Stag Lane-Lympne-Abbeville-Paris-Chartres-Bordeaux-Carcassonne-Perpignan-Barcelona-Alicante-Malaga-Casablanca-Marrakech-Casablanca-Fez-Meknes-Oran-Algiers-Bou Saada-Biskra-Tuggurtu Oved-Nefta-Gabes-Zarsis-Tunis-Gabes-Trapani-Catania-Naples-Rome-Pisa-Görz-Venice-Vienna-Krakow-Warsaw-Zbąszyń. The length of the flight was 11,433 km and the flight time was 94 hours.

Re-registered as SP-ACT [C of R 76] 2.5.30 to Baron Bernard de Skorzewski, Poznan. Returned to DeHavilland, Stag Lane 2.32 in part exchange for Moth SP-AHD, c/n 1893. Registration SP-ACT cancelled 4.7.32 as sold.

Registration G-AACM restored [C of R 3850] 12.7.32 and registered to Surencha C. Mehta, Stag Lane. C of A renewed 13.7.32.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) when crashed at South Farnborough, Hampshire 7.3.33. Registration G-AACM cancelled 31.5.33 due to "destruction or permanent withdrawl from use of aircraft".

NOTE: Some sources state the crash location as being "near Maidstone, Kent on 3.5.33" (possible confusion with Farnborough, SW of Oprington in Kent?)


5. (Polish text)

Revision history:

02-Nov-2017 21:59 Dr. John Smith Added
02-Nov-2017 22:00 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]

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