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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 17943
Last updated: 17 February 2020
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Date:23-AUG-1977
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic J1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Auster J/1 Autocrat
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: G-AJIY
C/n / msn: 2342
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Tredegar, Gwent -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Tredegar, Gwent
Narrative:
Flew into high ground on approach to Tredegar, Gwent, 23/8/1977, killing both persons on board. Registration G-AJIY belatedly cancelled by the CAA on 21/6/1985 (eight years later) as "destroyed (23/8/1977)"

Sources:

1. http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-AJIY-3.pdf
2. http://www.auster.ukf.net/p23.htm
3. http://www.flightglobal.com/FlightPDFArchive/1977/1977%20-%203194.PDF


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
18-Apr-2009 21:51 Anon. Updated
02-Dec-2012 12:08 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]
04-Dec-2012 14:03 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Embed code, Narrative]
20-Jun-2013 22:49 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Source]

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