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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 28265
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DH60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland DH.60X Moth
Registration: G-EBSQ
MSN: 421
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Dagoretti Airfield, Nairobi -   Kenya
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Dagoretti Aerodrome, Nairobi, Kenya
Destination airport:Dagoretti Aerodrome, Nairobi, Kenya
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crew was performing a demonstration flight at the Dagoretti Aerodrome in Nairobi, Kenya. While flying at low height, crew lost control of the aircraft which dived into the ground at the Ngong Road landing ground. Both occupants Dudley Cowie (aged 22) and Mrs Maia Alfreda Ivy Carberry (Lady Carbery) (aged 24) (the owner of the aircraft) were killed. Believed to have been the first fatal Aircraft accident in Kenya.


1. Book: Keith Campling and the Story of Aviation in Kenya

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Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
08-Dec-2010 01:43 Planemike Updated [Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
09-Dec-2011 15:03 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
03-Sep-2017 18:07 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
03-Sep-2017 18:08 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Location]
03-Sep-2017 18:10 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator]
03-Sep-2017 18:10 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator]
20-Dec-2019 19:50 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]

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