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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 138758
Last updated: 16 July 2020
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Date:11-FEB-1979
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C150 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna FA150L Aerobat (Reims)
Owner/operator:Shropshire Aero Club Ltd
Registration: G-AYOV
C/n / msn: FA150-0104
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Honiley (former RAF base) near Wroxall, Warwickshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Sleap, Shropshire
Destination airport:Coventry/Baginton (CVT/EGBE)
Narrative:
The aircraft was flown by a flying instructor in icing conditions In and out of cloud at low level when the windscreen iced up to the extent that forward visibility was severely limited. The pilot managed to land at disused Honiley Aerodrome within Birmingham Controlled Airspace. The aircraft was damaged beyond repair during the landing.




Registration G-AYOV cancelled on 5/6/79 as "PWFU" ("Permanently Withdrawn From Use")

Sources:

http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-AYOV.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Sep-2011 08:34 Uli Elch Added
26-Sep-2011 08:38 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]
29-Aug-2012 16:20 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
06-Jun-2013 21:31 Dr. John Smith Updated [Embed code]
26-Jan-2020 17:48 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type]
16-Jul-2020 14:46 Anon. Updated [Narrative]

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