Date & Time: Mar 19, 1929
Type of aircraft:
De Havilland DH.60 Moth
Operator:
Registration:
N-38
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Delivery
Survivors:
No
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Lympne – Oslo
MSN:
428
YOM:
1927
Country:
France
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
1
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
1
Circumstances:
Pilot and owner Alf Gunnestad took delivery of the aircraft in Lympne to fly to Oslo. While overflying Calais, he encountered foggy conditions and lost control of the aircraft that crashed in flames and was destroyed by impact forces and postcrash fire. Pilot was killed.