ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 141
Last updated: 23 November 2014
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Date:11-MAR-2007
Time:16:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH2T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Turbo-Beaver
Owner/operator:Para Flite
Registration: OY-JRR
C/n / msn: 1632TB18
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 9
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Headcorn Airfield (EGKH) -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Parachuting
Departure airport:EGKH
Destination airport:local
Narrative:
The pilot commenced a takeoff on Runway 21 at Headcorn Airfield with eight parachutists on board. The flaps were not selected and the aircraft failed to get airborne in the available distance. The pilot aborted the takeoff but was unable to prevent a collision with a parked aircraft. The Beaver was rebuilt to N94DN.

Sources:
AAIB Bulletin: 12/2007
http://www.dhc-2.com/id242.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Jan-2008 05:03 harro Added
17-Feb-2010 04:32 RobertMB Updated [Cn, Narrative]
18-Jul-2011 13:48 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
22-Jul-2011 13:46 TB Updated [Operator]
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