Accident deHavilland DH.80 Puss Moth G-ABSB, Sunday 7 May 1933
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Date:Sunday 7 May 1933
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH80 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
deHavilland DH.80 Puss Moth
Owner/operator:Hillman Airways Ltd
Registration: G-ABSB
MSN: 2213
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Clacton-on-Sea, Essex -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Maylands Aerodrome, Romford, Essex
Destination airport:Clacton-on-Sea, Essex
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
First Registered as G-ABSB [C of R 3484] 19.11.31 to Edward Hillman t/a Hillman's Saloon Coaches & Airways, Maylands Aerodrome, Romford, Essex. C of A 3269 issued 20.11.31; delivered 27.11.31. Operated by Hillman's Airways and named "Sonny"; fleet No 1.

Written off (damaged beyond economic repair) when Withdrawn from use after accident damage at Clacton-on-Sea, Essex on 7.5.33; all 3 on board (pilot and 2 passengers) injured. C of A lapsed 17.1.34 and not renewed. Registration G-ABSB cancelled 1.36 as "sold" ("change of ownership of aircraft") - presumably sold as spares, as there seems to be no further record of the aircraft.



Revision history:

07-Dec-2017 18:07 Dr. John Smith Added
07-Dec-2017 18:08 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]

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