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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 187725
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Date:04-SEP-1994
Time:12:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic PZ04 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
PZL-104 Wilga 80
Owner/operator:Sidney Frederick Elvins (owner)
Registration: G-BURO
C/n / msn: CF14800561
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Aston Down Airfield, Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Aston Down Airfield, Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire
Destination airport:Aston Down Airfield, Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire
Narrative:
Written off (damaged beyond repair) 4-9-1994 when crashed into a field adjacent to Aston Down Airfield, Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire after engine problems following completion of a glider towing sortie.

Damage sustained to airframe: Per the AAIB report "Extensive damage, beyond economical repair". As a result, the registration G-BURO was cancelled by the CAA on 28-11-1994 as "Permanently withdrawn from use"


Sources:

1. AAIB: https://assets.digital.cabinet-office.gov.uk/media/5422fa0340f0b613420006f1/PZL-104_Wilga_80__G-BURO_11-94.pdf
2. CAA: https://siteapps.caa.co.uk/g-info/rk=BURO


Revision history:

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30-May-2016 10:29 Dr.John Smith Added

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