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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22661
Last updated: 27 March 2019
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Time:15:52 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic C310 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 310
Owner/operator:Michael Hennesy (regd. owner)
Registration: G-APTK
C/n / msn: 35453
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:3/4 mile E of Norwich Airport, Norfolk -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:East Midlands Airport (EMA/EGNX)
Destination airport:Norwich Airport (NWI/EGSH)
Investigating agency: AIB
Written off (damaged beyond repair) 25.10.74: Control lost whilst turning onto final approach, the Cessna's nose pitched down and the wings rolled over; the loss of control was caused by the uncommanded retraction of the starboard flap, caused by the failure of the drive mechanism.

Aircraft dived into the ground 3/4 mile east of runway 28 at Norwich Airport, Norwich, Norfolk, killing the pilot (sole person on board). Registration cancelled 6.11.74 as aircraft "destroyed"



Revision history:

02-Sep-2008 20:57 JINX Added
02-Sep-2008 21:05 JINX Updated
05-Jun-2012 14:08 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
28-May-2014 21:00 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
16-Dec-2014 01:03 Dr. John Smith Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
05-Jun-2015 19:17 TB Updated [Embed code]
27-Jul-2015 17:18 Dr. John Smith Updated [Embed code]
27-Jul-2015 17:20 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]

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