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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 234912
Last updated: 12 August 2020
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Time:15:55 .
Type:Silhouette image of generic C150 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Reims Cessna FRA150L Aerobat
Registration: G-BCKV
C/n / msn: 0251
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Netherthope Airfield (EGNF), Worksop, Nottinghamshire, -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Netherthope Airfield (EGNF), Worksop, Nottinghamshire
Destination airport:Netherthope Airfield (EGNF), Worksop, Nottinghamshire
The student pilot landed directly into the setting sun, reducing his forward vision with the aircraft touching down towards the end of the runway, it then overran the runway and collided with a hedge causing damage to the propeller, nose undercarriage and airframe.

Sources: - AAIB Bulletin No: 4/20011 Ref: EW/G2011/01/06


Sandtoft Airfield (EGCF), Belton, North Lincolnshire, UK. - 19th September 2008

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09-Apr-2020 19:03 Peter Clarke Added

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