Accident de Havilland DH.60X Cirrus II Moth ZS-AAF, Friday 1 March 1929
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Date:Friday 1 March 1929
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland DH.60X Cirrus II Moth
Owner/operator:Major A M Miller
Registration: ZS-AAF
MSN: 440
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Potchefstroom, North West Province -   South Africa
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Potchefstroom, North West Province, South Africa
Destination airport:Greytown, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
c/no 440 DH.60X Moth [Cirrus II #115] to Major A.M Miller, South Africa with C of A 1224 issued 5.10.27. Registered as G-UAAF 2.11.27 to Major A M Miller. Re-registered ZS-AAF 1.29.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) when crashed at Potchefstroom, North West Province, South Africa 1.3.29 while on a flight from Potchefstroom, North West Province to Greytown, KwaZulu-Natal. The pilot, the sole person on board, was injured.

Potchefstroom, colloquially known as Potch, is an academic city in the North West Province of South Africa. Potchefstroom is on the Mooi Rivier, roughly 120 km west-southwest of Johannesburg and 45 km east-northeast of Klerksdorp.




Revision history:

13-Jan-2014 21:34 Dr. John Smith Added
31-Aug-2017 19:47 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
17-Aug-2018 06:13 Sergey L. Updated [Source]
16-Nov-2023 12:02 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Dec-2023 15:12 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Category]

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