de Havilland D.H.60 Moth

Trainer / Touring Aircraft

De Havilland DH 60GM Gipsy Moth G-ABAG 1259 © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The de Havilland D.H.60 Moth is a single-engine two-seat touring and trainer biplane aircraft produced by the British manufacturer de Havilland Aircraft Company.
The de Havilland D.H.60 was also license-built in Australia, France and USA.
Crew2
Propulsion1 Piston Engine
Engine Modelde Havilland Gipsy I
Engine Power75 kW100 hp
Speed165 km/h89 kts
  102 mph
Service Ceiling4.420 m14.500 ft
Range515 km278 NM
320 mi.
Empty Weight417 kg919 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight748 kg1.650 lbs
Wing Span9,14 m29 ft 12 in
Wing Area22,6 m243 ft
Length7,29 m23 ft 11 in
Height2,68 m8 ft 10 in
First Flight25.02.1925
Production Statusout of production
Total Productionca. 2000
ICAO CodeDH60
Data for (Version)de Havilland D.H.60G Gipsy Moth
VariantsD.H.60 Cirrus Moth, Cirrus Moth (Hermes Moth), Genet Moth, D.H.60G, D.H.60GII Gipsy Moth, D.H.60M Moth (Metal Moth), D.H.60T Moth Trainer, D.H.60GIII Moth, Moth Major

[Photo-ID: 7191] Karsten Palt 2013-05-19
De Havilland DH 60 Moth, , G-EBLV, c/n 188, Karsten Palt, 2013De Havilland
DH 60 Moth
Reg.: G-EBLV
c/n: 188
 
The Shuttleworth Collection [Old Warden Aerodrome Biggleswade]
[Photo-ID: 7190] Karsten Palt 2013-05-19
De Havilland DH 60 Moth, , G-EBLV, c/n 188, Karsten Palt, 2013De Havilland
DH 60 Moth
Reg.: G-EBLV
c/n: 188
 
The Shuttleworth Collection [Old Warden Aerodrome Biggleswade]
[Photo-ID: 12814] Karsten Palt 2016-07-09
De Havilland DH 60 Moth, , G-EBLV, c/n 188, Karsten Palt, 2016De Havilland
DH 60 Moth
Reg.: G-EBLV
c/n: 188
 
Royal International Air Tattoo 2016 [RAF Fairford (EGVA / FFD)]
[Photo-ID: 10653] Karsten Palt 2014-10-23
De Havilland DH 60G.III Moth Major, Spanish Air Force, EC-AFQ, c/n 16832, Karsten Palt, 2014De Havilland
DH 60G.III Moth Major
Spanish Air Force
Reg.: EC-AFQ
c/n: 16832
 
L/H side marked as Nationalist EM-016, R/H side marked as Republican 30-89
Museo del Aire [Madrid]
[Photo-ID: 10654] Karsten Palt 2014-10-23
De Havilland DH 60G.III Moth Major, Spanish Air Force, EC-AFQ, c/n 16832, Karsten Palt, 2014De Havilland
DH 60G.III Moth Major
Spanish Air Force
Reg.: EC-AFQ
c/n: 16832
 
L/H side marked as Nationalist EM-016, R/H side marked as Republican 30-89
Museo del Aire [Madrid]
[Photo-ID: 1210] Karsten Palt 2008-07-16
De Havilland DH 60GM Gipsy Moth, , G-AAMX, c/n 125, Karsten Palt, 2008De Havilland
DH 60GM Gipsy Moth
Reg.: G-AAMX
c/n: 125
 
Royal Air Force Museum [London-Hendon]
[Photo-ID: 7193] Karsten Palt 2013-05-19
de Havilland DH 60GM Gipsy Moth, , G-ABAG, c/n 1259, Karsten Palt, 2013de Havilland
DH 60GM Gipsy Moth
Reg.: G-ABAG
c/n: 1259
 
The Shuttleworth Collection [Old Warden Aerodrome Biggleswade]
[Photo-ID: 7192] Karsten Palt 2013-05-19
de Havilland DH 60GM Gipsy Moth, , G-ABAG, c/n 1259, Karsten Palt, 2013de Havilland
DH 60GM Gipsy Moth
Reg.: G-ABAG
c/n: 1259
 
The Shuttleworth Collection [Old Warden Aerodrome Biggleswade]
[Photo-ID: 6311] Karsten Palt 2012-06-12
Moth Aircraft DH 60GMW Gipsy Moth, , NC917M, c/n 118, Karsten Palt, 2012Moth Aircraft
DH 60GMW Gipsy Moth
Reg.: NC917M
c/n: 118
 
flyable, American built
Yanks Air Museum [Chino, CA]
[Photo-ID: 7195] Karsten Palt 2013-05-19
de Havilland DH 60X Hermes Moth, , G-EBWD, c/n 552, Karsten Palt, 2013de Havilland
DH 60X Hermes Moth
Reg.: G-EBWD
c/n: 552
 
The Shuttleworth Collection [Old Warden Aerodrome Biggleswade]
[Photo-ID: 7194] Karsten Palt 2013-05-19
de Havilland DH 60X Hermes Moth, , G-EBWD, c/n 552, Karsten Palt, 2013de Havilland
DH 60X Hermes Moth
Reg.: G-EBWD
c/n: 552
 
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