G-AUIP de Havilland
D.H.60G Gipsy Moth
Very poor image
extracted (by Graeme Parsons) from the Sydney Morning Herald of
February 1929 depicting "a new gipsy moth (sic) which arrived at Mascot
yesterday. The machine will be used for private business".
was actually first
registered on 25 January 1929 to Matthews Aviation of Essendon . It
to H. Heavener and Co of Sydney. By 31 August 1930 the rego
VH-UIP. In August 1931 (the month of my birth) it was sold to
Toowoomba, Queensland, and was written off when it crashed at Pittworth,
Qld on 8 April 1932.