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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 236420
Last updated: 26 May 2020
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Date:13-APR-2012
Time:08:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172S Skyhawk
Owner/operator:Shropshire Aero Club Ltd (G-INFO)
Registration: G-SHSP
C/n / msn: 172S8079
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Sleap Airfield (EGCV), Harmer Hill Shrewsbury, Shropshire, -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Sleap Airfield (EGCV), Harmer Hill Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK.
Destination airport:Sleap Airfield (EGCV), Harmer Hill Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK.
Narrative:
A student pilot was carrying out a solo training circuit when, upon landing on the main wheels the aircraft rocked heavily three times onto its nose wheel causing damage to the propeller, engine, engine firewall and nose undercarriage.

Sources:

https://www.gov.uk/aaib-reports - AAIB Bulletin No: 8/2012 Ref: EW/G2012/04/05
/07/21


Images:

Photo of G-SHSP courtesy AirHistory.net


Compton Abbas (EGHA)
12 November 2005; (c) Howard J Curtis


Sleap Airfield (EGCV), Harmer Hill Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK. - 12th August 2015

Revision history:

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