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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 226478
Last updated: 5 September 2019
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Date:22-JUN-2019
Time:11:00 LT
Type:Noble Hardman Snowbird Mk IV
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: G-MVOJ
C/n / msn: SB-019
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Little Strickland Airfield, Bedlands Gate, Newby, Penrith, Cumbria -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Bedlands Gate (Little Strickland) Airfield,about 6 nm SE of Penrith
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A man has suffered life-threatening injuries following a microlight accident near Newby, Penrith. Emergency services were called at 11 am yesterday, Saturday 22 June. The accident occurred in a field near to Bedlands Gate, Newby, Penrith.

A Cumbria Police spokesman said: “One male has life-threatening injuries.”

An Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) spokesman said: “The AAIB has sent a team to investigate an accident involving a microlight aircraft that occurred near Newby, Cumbria.”

Sources:

1. https://www.cumbriacrack.com/2019/06/23/man-suffers-life-threatening-injuries-after-eden-microlight-accident/
2. https://www.gov.uk/government/news/the-aaib-has-sent-a-team-to-cumbria
3. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/england/cumbria
4. http://www.ukairfieldguide.net/airfields/Bedlands-Gate-Airfield
5. https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/aaib-current-field-investigations/air-accidents-investigation-branch-current-field-investigations


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Jun-2019 16:32 Dr. John Smith Added
23-Jun-2019 16:35 Dr. John Smith Updated [Departure airport, Source, Embed code]
05-Sep-2019 17:26 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Phase, Source]

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