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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 18564
Last updated: 19 June 2020
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Date:09-DEC-1972
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C150 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna F150F (Reims)
Owner/operator:Channel Islands Aero Services Ltd
Registration: G-ATND
C/n / msn: F150-0041
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Burton Agnes, Hasthorpe, near Willoughby, East Lindsey, Lincolnshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Grindale, Bridlington, Yorkshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Written off (damaged beyond repair) 9/12/1972 when force-landed near Burton Agnes, Hasthorpe, near Willoughby, East Lindsey, Lincolnshire, due to fog, while flying from Grindale near Bridlington, East Yorkshire. According to a contemporary report ("Yorkshire Air News" January 1973):

"Grindale based Cessna 150 G-ATND was badly damaged when it made a forced landing in a field near Burton Agnes due to shortage of fuel on 9/12/12. The aircraft hit a bank of fog over Flamborough Head whilst on a training flight. 0n landing, the wheels caught in soft soil and. the aircraft overturned, no one vras seriously injured. The wreckage was collected by Yorkshire Light Aircraft on 16th [December 1972] and taken to Yeadon"

Registration G-ATND cancelled by the CAA as "P.W.F.U." ("Permanently Withdrawn From Use") 24/8/73

Sources:

1. http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-ATND-2.pdf
2. http://www.yorkshire-spotters.co.uk/BasedAircraft.htm
3. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://coptercrazy.brinkster.net/search/f150show.asp?start=0&count=50]
4. Yorkshire Air News January 1973: https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/32778518/1973%2001.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
27-Sep-2011 09:26 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
11-Aug-2012 18:21 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
31-Jul-2015 17:48 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
31-Jul-2015 17:49 Dr. John Smith Updated [Embed code]
12-Aug-2015 15:53 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]

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