Accident Gippsland GA-8 Airvan G-VANA,
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Date:Tuesday 28 July 2009
Time:13:35 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic GA8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Gippsland GA-8 Airvan
Registration: G-VANA
MSN: GA8-04-046
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 8
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Jihlava airfield -   Czech Republic
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:LKJI
Destination airport:LKJI
Investigating agency: UZPLN
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Hit ground shortly after take off near the airfield. Nobody was injured. Left gear was damaged.

The air accident was caused by the fact that the pilot continued taking off even after he found out that the plane had not reached a speed needed for a safety takeoff.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: UZPLN
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

28-Jul-2009 09:22 Vaclav Kudela Added
30-Jul-2009 04:29 Anon. Updated
30-Jul-2009 10:04 JINX Updated
24-Jan-2010 10:20 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
28-Nov-2010 14:40 TB Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
24-Apr-2018 18:41 harro Updated [Time, Narrative]

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