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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137264
Last updated: 5 August 2015
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Type:Rolladen-Schneider LS6c-18W
Owner/operator:Leslie George Blows & Mark Frederick Collins
Registration: G-LSCP
C/n / msn: 6236
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Appleton Grange Farm at Appleton Wiske, North Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Sutton Bank, near Thirsk
Destination airport:Durham Tees Valley Airport - EGNV
Glider from Thirsk crashed into a hedge leaving the pilot trapped for about 90 minutes.
Gliders navigation system was damaged in the crash and resulted in a major search being launched. Pilot suffered leg injuries in the crash.

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Revision history:

05-Jul-2011 07:33 saf7670 Added
05-Jul-2011 07:52 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
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