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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 18596
Last updated: 3 December 2020
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Date:08-JUN-1983
Time:14:48 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C150 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna F150L (Reims)
Owner/operator:Sherburn Aero Club Ltd
Registration: G-YKIV
C/n / msn: F150-0825
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Bridlington Bay, 7 miles SSE of Flamborough Head, North Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Sherburn-in-Elmet, West Yorkshire (EGCJ)
Destination airport:Sherburn-in-Elmet, West Yorkshire (EGCJ)
Investigating agency: AIB
Narrative:
Destroyed 8.6.83 in a fatal crash into North Sea, East of Bridlington airfield, East Yorkshire. The body of the pilot was picked up by a fishing boat in Bridlington Bay, approximately 7 miles SSE of Flamborough Head at 16:20 hours, before he was reported missing. Pilot on a "local" flight, to and from Sherburn-in-Elmet, West Yorkshire

Registration G-YKIV cancelled as destroyed 5.12.1983.

Sources:

1. Air Britain: British Civil Aircraft Registers 1919 to 1999 (published 1999)
2. http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-YKIV.pdf
3. https://forums.flyer.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=77497&start=90
4. http://members.home.nl/doewe.pel/G-YKIV.pdf
5. http://www.aaib.gov.uk/cms_resources.cfm?file=/Cessna%20150L%20G-YKIV%2010-83.pdf

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
28-Sep-2011 02:15 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
30-Oct-2012 11:44 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
12-Jun-2014 23:36 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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