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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137125
Last updated: 31 August 2015
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Time:14:30 local
Type:Tipsy T.66 Nipper Srs. 3
Registration: G-AVXD
C/n / msn: S109
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Minor
Location:1 mile S of Hunmanby, North Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Linley Hill, Beverley, Yorks
Destination airport:Eddesfield
Forced landing in a crop field near Hunmanby, North Yorkshire. The pilot reported that his engine malfunctioned leaving the plane completely without power at 1,500 feet. The drive belt from the engine to the fuel pump had gone.

Sources: (picture of pilot and wreckage + interview with pilot)

G-AVXD  Tipsy Nipper

Revision history:

04-Jul-2011 11:22 Dr. John Smith Added
04-Jul-2011 11:26 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Narrative]
15-Jul-2012 16:16 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
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