Date & Time: Apr 8, 1928
Type of aircraft:
De Havilland DH.60 Moth
Operator:
Registration:
G-EBSF
Flight Type:
Private
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Croydon - Cape Town
MSN:
0415
YOM:
1927
Country:
Tanzania
Region:
Africa
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Owner of the airplane, Lady Mary Bailey was attempting a sol flight from Croydon, Surrey, to Cape Town, South Africa. Approaching Tabora Airport, Tanganyika, aircraft went out of control and crashed. While the sole occupant as injured, aircraft was destroyed.