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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 152700
Last updated: 14 November 2019
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Date:02-JAN-2000
Time:13:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic A109 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Agusta A109A-II
Owner/operator:private
Registration: D-HCKV
C/n / msn: 7345
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:1 nm SW of Newby Bridge, Cumbria -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Blackpool, Lancashire (BLK/EGNH)
Destination airport:Morecame Bay hotel airstrip
Investigating agency: AAIB
Narrative:
Hit trees on approach in bad visibility; emergency landing at Cark Airfield; severely structurally damaged; became instructional airframe at Steverton, Gloucestershire, with fake markings "G-OPAS" (see link #3)

Sources:

1. AAIB: https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/media/54230362e5274a1314000b89/dft_avsafety_pdf_501458.pdf
2. http://www.griffin-helicopters.co.uk/accidentdetails.aspx?accidentkey=3493
3. https://www.flickr.com/photos/egbj/4921023627 and https://www.flickr.com/photos/egbj/3951198780
4. http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7127/6996512549_a89fc09e60_b.jpg

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: AAIB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Jan-2013 03:40 TB Added
15-May-2013 20:38 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
25-May-2013 23:40 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
02-Jun-2013 18:09 TB Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
06-Jul-2016 15:19 Dr.John Smith Updated [Time, Location, Source]
06-Jul-2016 15:48 Dr.John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]

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