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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 71805
Last updated: 25 June 2018
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DR10 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
CEA Jodel DR.1050 Ambassadeur
Registration: G-AVIU
C/n / msn: 135
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sandown Golf Course, The Fairway, Lake, Sandown, Isle of Wight -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Shoreham (EGKA), West Sussex
Destination airport:Sandown IoW (EGHN)
Aircraft departed Shoreham for flight to the Isle of Wight. Written off (damaged beyond repair) when crashed and burnt out on Sandown Golf Course, The Fairway, Lake, near Sandown, Isle of Wight.

There is confusion over the date of the crash; some sources also suggested that it happened on 1 August 1980. Registration G-AVIU cancelled by the UK Civil Aviation Authority 6 August 1986


4. Shoreham Airport Sussex - The Story of Britain's Oldest Licensed Airfield.
Compiled by T M A Webb and Dennis L Bird.
Pub. Cirrus Associates, 1996
ISBN 0 9515598 2 6
page 85
British Civil Aircraft Register 1919 - 1999
Compiled by Michael Austen
Air Britain (Historians) Ltd, 1999
ISBN 0 85130 281 5

Revision history:

23-Jan-2010 00:29 John Baker Added
24-Jun-2012 14:51 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
05-Feb-2015 22:56 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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