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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 212603
Last updated: 3 December 2020
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Date:24-JUN-2018
Time:13:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic J1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Auster J1/N
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: G-AJAE
C/n / msn: 2237
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Lévignac-de-Guyenne -   France
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The plane suffered engine hesitation during a go around on a short private strip and landed on top of an orchard. Trees cushioned the shock, all happened at low speed, evidently, and pilot suffered no injury.

Sources:

https://www.sudouest.fr/2018/06/24/levignac-de-guyenne-son-avion-s-ecrase-il-s-en-sort-miraculeusement-5174088-3603.php
https://www.ladepeche.fr/article/2018/06/24/2824189-avion-ecrase-sort-sain-sauf.html
https://www.sudouest.fr/2018/06/24/levignac-de-guyenne-son-avion-s-ecrase-il-s-en-sort-miraculeusement-5174088-3603.php


Images:

Photo of G-AJAE courtesy AirHistory.net


Saint-Junien (LFBJ)
6 September 2014; (c) T.Laurent


Levignac-de-Guyenne, France


Wolverhampton Airport (Pendeford) Closed - 21st july 1958

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Jun-2018 17:51 gerard57 Added
24-Jun-2018 17:54 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Source, Damage, Narrative]
25-Jun-2018 05:52 gerard57 Updated [Registration, Source]
25-Jun-2018 06:02 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]
25-Jun-2018 06:07 southernflyer Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]
19-Oct-2018 15:43 Anon. Updated [Phase, Narrative, Photo]
15-Feb-2020 20:41 Peter Clarke Updated [Photo]

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