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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 178523
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Type:Slingsby T.31B Tandem Tutor
Owner/operator:Leeds Gliding Club
Registration: BGA1012
MSN: 1319
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Pocklington, East Riding of Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Pocklingon, East Riding of Yorkshire
Destination airport:Pocklingon, East Riding of Yorkshire
Written off (damaged beyond repair) 28/5/1972: according to a contemporary report in "Yorkshire Air News" (June 1972): "The Leeds Gliding Club Slingsby T.31, BGA 1012 crashed and was written-off at Pocklington on May 28th. The glider was being flown by a student pilot on his second solo, who apparently landed it too fast; upon touching down it spread itself over the runway".


1. Yorkshire Air News (June 1972):

Revision history:

11-Aug-2015 15:39 Dr. John Smith Added
10-Sep-2020 19:10 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Departure airport, Source]

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