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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 166939
Last updated: 15 December 2020
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Date:14-JUN-2014
Time:13:30 BST
Type:Silhouette image of generic C150 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna F150L (Reims)
Owner/operator:Merlin Flying Club Ltd
Registration: G-YIII
C/n / msn: 0827
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Watnall, near Hucknall Aerodrome, Nottinghamshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Hucknall, Nottinghamshire [EGNA]
Destination airport:Hucknall, Nottinghamshire [EGNA]
Narrative:
Crashed in a field near junction 26 and 27 of the M1 motorway, at Watnall, shortly after take off from Hucknall, Nottinghamshire. Nottinghamshire Fire & Rescue have confirmed that there were 2 fatal casualties

The East Midlands Ambulance Service said in a statement: 'Frontline staff responded to an incident involving a light aircraft which came down close to the M1 between junctions 26 and 27. We received the call at 1.24pm and immediately dispatched a range of resources including specially trained staff from our Hazardous Area Response Team, the Derbyshire Leicestershire Air Ambulance, conventional ambulances, solo responders and incident managers.

'The first resource arrived on scene at 1.30pm. We can confirm that there were two casualties. Officers from Nottinghamshire Police and staff from the Air Accident Investigation Branch are now managing the scene.'

A spokesman for Nottinghamshire Police said: "I can confirm that a plane came down clear of the motorway near junction 26 of the M1. The police, fire service and ambulance service attended and the Air Accidents Investigation Branch will be investigating this incident".

Sources:

1. http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-nottinghamshire-27849294
2. http://descrier.co.uk/news/uk/two-dead-plane-crash-near-m1-motorway/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=two-dead-plane-crash-near-m1-motorway
3. http://www.caa.co.uk/aircraft-registration/
4. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2657944/Horror-light-aeroplane-two-people-board-crashes-close-busy-motorway.html#ixzz34jkecdH9
5. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Watnall

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Jun-2014 15:20 clearbeer Added
14-Jun-2014 17:37 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
14-Jun-2014 18:10 Anon. Updated [Registration, Cn, Embed code]
14-Jun-2014 18:11 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
15-Jun-2014 06:17 gerard57 Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]
15-Jun-2014 10:36 northwest85 Updated [Time, Nature]
15-Jun-2014 19:10 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
15-Jun-2014 19:17 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
23-Jun-2014 19:40 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
01-Oct-2015 20:43 Dr. John Smith Updated [Destination airport]
26-Jan-2020 15:30 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type]

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