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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204886
 
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Date:04-JAN-1941
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH82 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland DH.82 Tiger Moth
Owner/operator:6 EFTS RCAF
Registration: 4139
MSN: DHC.469
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near RCAF Prince Albert, mile NE of Prince Albert, Saskatchewan -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RCAF Prince Albert, SK (YPA/CYPA)
Destination airport:RCAF Prince Albert
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Tiger Moth MSN DHC.469 (Gipsy Major #86959). Delivered 24.8.40 and taken on charge by RCAF as 4139 29.8.40. To 6 EFTS Prince Albert, SK.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) Forced landing in bad weather near RCAF Station, 1 nautical mile north-east of Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, while attempting an emergency landing at in bad visibility. Instructor pilot and student pilot u/t injured. Struck off charge 23.5.41

Sources:

1. Saskatoon Star-Phoenix 6 January 1941, p3
2. https://air-britain.com/pdfs/production-lists/DH82.pdf
3. http://www.rwrwalker.ca/RCAF_4100_4149_detailed.html
4. https://www.bombercommandmuseumarchives.ca/canadaairwar/canadaairwar1941.pdf
5. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prince_Albert_(Glass_Field)_Airport#RCAF_Station_Prince_Albert

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Jan-2018 20:11 TB Added
27-Jul-2021 16:27 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative, Category]
27-Jul-2021 16:29 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
02-Aug-2021 09:54 THC Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Operator]

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