Date & Time: Jun 24, 1937
Type of aircraft:
De Havilland DH.60 Moth
Registration:
G-AACD
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Training
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Cambridge - Cambridge
MSN:
340
YOM:
1927
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
2
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
The aircraft was engaged in a circular training flight with one student pilot and an instructor. Shortly after takeoff, while climbing, the single engine aircraft went out of control and crashed in Fen Ditton, less than one mile north of the airport. Both occupants were killed.