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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 226153
Last updated: 6 September 2019
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Date:13-JUN-2019
Time:evening
Type:Silhouette image of generic NG5 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
BRM Aero Bristell NG5 Speed Wing
Owner/operator:Bristell Flyer Group Syndicate
Registration: G-OJCS
C/n / msn: LAA 385-15458
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Belan, near Moone, Co. Kildare -   Ireland
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Kildare Aerodrome (EIKH)
Destination airport:Kildare Aerodrome (EIKH)
Narrative:
A BRM Aero Bristell NG5 Speed Wing, built by J. C. Simpson, crashed in Belan, near Moone, Kildare County. It took off from Kildare Aerodrome (EIKH) for a local flight around 19:30. After it failed to return a search was carried out and the wreckage was located Friday at 04:30 by an Irish Coast Guard SAR helicopter. Both occupants died in the crash.

Sources:

https://www.thesun.ie/news/4214258/light-aircraft-crashes-kildare-two-men-dead/
https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/it-looked-like-the-craft-just-literally-dropped-out-of-the-sky-two-men-die-in-kildare-plane-crash-38218918.html
https://www.thejournal.ie/two-men-killed-in-light-aircraft-kildare-4682188-Jun2019/
https://www.irishmirror.ie/news/irish-news/two-men-tragically-killed-light-16516706
https://www.rte.ie/news/ireland/2019/0614/1055318-air-crash-kildare/
https://www.laoistoday.ie/2019/06/14/two-men-killed-in-plane-crash-near-laois/
https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/it-looked-like-the-craft-just-literally-dropped-out-of-the-sky-two-men-die-in-kildare-plane-crash-38218918.html?fbclid=IwAR1ZlsiWvV_Z7sUqrgRtevvWic2jz2Q7KZ6__AmEd8BoQ8c8nG4ZQ2pf-Qk

https://www.jetphotos.com/photo/9058010 (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Jun-2019 10:51 gerard57 Added
14-Jun-2019 10:55 gerard57 Updated [Date, Time]
14-Jun-2019 11:35 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
14-Jun-2019 11:47 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]
14-Jun-2019 14:25 Aerossurance Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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