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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 25228
Last updated: 23 October 2017
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Type:Avro 504K
Owner/operator:Leatherhead Aviation Services
Registration: G-EBAV
C/n / msn: F9873
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Slough, Berkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Hounslow Heath, Middlesex
Destination airport:
Avro 504K G-EBAV built 1918 by Hewlett and Blondeau Ltd for the RAF as F9873. Purchased by Leatherhead Aviation Services and civil registered as G-EBAV on 02.01.22

It crashed on 20.08.22 near Slough, Berkshire after the pilot climbed in a wide left hand turn to a height of little over 1,000 feet, and then apparently attempted to loop the machine (reported as an Immelmann Turn). From a vertically upward position the aeroplane fell over into a spinning nose-dive from which it failed to recover. It was further reported that the pilot and the 2 passengers were seriously injured.



Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
27-Feb-2013 17:06 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
19-Dec-2013 01:01 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
20-Dec-2013 00:20 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Damage, Narrative]

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