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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 221842
 
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Date:13-JAN-1936
Time:day
Type:de Havilland DH.85 Leopard Moth
Owner/operator:Penang Flying Club
Registration: VR-SAM
MSN: 7063
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sea off Teluk Kumbar, George Town, Penang -   Malaysia
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Penang, Straits Settlement, Malaysia
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
DeHavilland DH.85 Leopard Moth VR-SAM; First registered 13.5.35 as VR-RAE to Loke Wan Yat, Kuala Lumpur. Re-registered 31.10.35 as VR-SAM (C of R 13) to the Penang Flying Club, Penang, Straits Settlement, Malaysia.

Written off (destroyed) 13.1.36 when crashed into the sea in storm, off Teluk Kumbar, George Town, Penang, Malaysia. Pilot - Richard Cobden Stiven (aged 37) - was killed.

Sources:

1. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/Accmisc.htm
2. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_VR-R.html
2. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_VR-S.html
4. http://www.afleetingpeace.org/index.php/15-aeroplanes/93-register-other
5. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Teluk_Kumbar


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Feb-2019 20:32 Dr. John Smith Added
10-Dec-2020 20:43 Sergey L. Updated [Narrative]

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