Aviation Photo #0024551 De Havilland DH-98 Mosquito T3 - Untitled

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(built in 1945). This aircraft was destroyed at a British airshow in July 1996. During an abrupt rolling motion, a misadjusted carburettor on the downgoing wing's engine cut off the fuel supply to that motor entirely, causing a huge imbalance of torque as that motor suddenly failed. This threw the aircraft into a low-altitude spin, from which the crew were unable to recover. Both occupants were killed, and this priceless piece of aviation history was totally destroyed.
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    Flemming K. Fogh
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    De Havilland DH-98 Mosquito T3
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    De Havilland DH-98 Mosquito
    De Havilland
    G-ASKH
    RR299/HT-E
    Stauning
    Denmark
    June 1995
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