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Date:05-JUN-2016
Time:14:55
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH82 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.82 Tiger Moth
Owner/operator:Dog Easy Ltd (owners)
Registration: G-ANMY
C/n / msn: 85466
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Brimpton (Wasing) Airfield, Aldermaston, Berkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Brimpton Airfield, Berks (EGLP)
Destination airport:Brimpton Airfield, Berks (EGLP)
Narrative:
The former RAF biplane collided with 2 parked cars after coming down shortly after take-off at Brimpton airfield near Aldermaston in Berkshire. A female spectator in her 60s was injured and was taken to the John Radcliffe hospital in Oxfordshire by air ambulance the very charity the event was raising funds for. The two POB suffered minor injuries. The "Daily Telegraph" report of the accident shows that the aircraft is marked as "DE470" a.k.a G-ANMY (see link #5 for accident pictures).

NOTE: Brimpton Airfield is also locally referred to as "Wasing" Airfield, due to its location on the Wasing Estate. Aldermaston (see link #4)

Sources:

1. https://www.getreading.co.uk/news/local-news/aldermaston-aircraft-crash-sees-woman-11430031
2. https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2016/jun/05/tiger-moth-crash-brimpton-airfield-woman-spectator-injured
3. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brimpton_Airfield
4. http://www.thamesvalley.police.uk/newsevents/newsevents-pressreleases/newsevents-pressreleases-item.htm?id=335491
5. https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2016/06/05/two-men-survive-miracle-plane-crash-leaving-woman-in-hospital-wi/
6. http://www.airfighters.com/photo/126806/M/Private-Private/De-Havilland-DH-82A-Tiger-Moth/G-ANMY/
7. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3626416/Woman-airlifted-hospital-former-RAF-Tiger-Moth-plane-crashes-car-charity-air-private-Brimpton-Airfield.html


Images:

Photo of G-ANMY courtesy AirHistory.net


Northampton - Sywell (EGBK / ORM)
5 September 2015; (c) R.A.Scholefield

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Jun-2016 18:40 Aerossurance Added
05-Jun-2016 19:12 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]
05-Jun-2016 19:18 Dr.John Smith Updated [Registration, Cn, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
05-Jun-2016 19:18 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator, Embed code]
05-Jun-2016 19:19 Dr.John Smith Updated [Damage]
05-Jun-2016 20:35 Geno Updated [Source]
05-Jun-2016 20:53 Aerossurance Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
05-Jun-2016 21:21 Dr.John Smith Updated [Embed code]
05-Jun-2016 21:27 Dr.John Smith Updated [Source, Embed code]
05-Jun-2016 23:23 JINX Updated [Time, Damage]
06-Jun-2016 14:59 Dr.John Smith Updated [Location, Narrative]
06-Jun-2016 15:00 Dr.John Smith Updated [Narrative]
06-Jun-2016 15:01 Dr.John Smith Updated [Narrative]
20-Jun-2016 08:22 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
25-Jul-2016 15:15 Anon. Updated [Nature]

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