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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 174059
Last updated: 26 September 2020
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Date:30-APR-1981
Time:14:09
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-180 Cherokee
Owner/operator:College of Air Training
Registration: G-AVBJ
C/n / msn: 28-3806
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Warsash, 1/2 mile SE of Hamble Aerodrome, Hampshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Hamble, Hampshire
Destination airport:Hamble, Hampshire
Investigating agency: AIB
Narrative:
Written off (damaged beyond repair) 30 April 1981 when collided with another Piper PA-28-180 Cherokee of the College of Air Training (G-AXZC) whilst in the circuit at Hamble, Hampshire. Both aircraft were involved in solo circuit training, and the pilots of both Pipers were killed

Registration G-AVBJ cancelled by the CAA 13 March 1983 (almost two years later) as "destroyed"

Sources:

1. AAIB: https://www.gov.uk/aaib-reports/5-1982-piper-pa28-cherokee-g-avbi-and-g-axzc-30-april-1981
2. CAA; http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-AVBJ.pdf
3. http://www.hampshireairfields.co.uk/hancrash.html
4. http://www.delscope.demon.co.uk/personal/hamble.htm
5. https://forums.flyer.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=1&p=1151081

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Feb-2015 16:42 Dr. John Smith Added

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