Date & Time: May 14, 1931
Type of aircraft:
De Havilland DH.60 Moth
Operator:
Registration:
G-ABAK
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Private
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Voi - Voi
MSN:
1265
YOM:
1930
Location:
Voi
Coast
Country:
Kenya
Region:
Africa
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
1
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
1
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
After departure from Voi, aircraft made two circuits around the airport. Suddenly, it dove into the ground and crashed in a huge explosion. Both occupants, Denys Finch Hatton (pilot and owner) and his servant, were killed.