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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 27835
Last updated: 22 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic PA31 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-31-300 Navajo
Owner/operator:Yewlands Engineering Company Ltd
Registration: G-AZTL
MSN: 31-589
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Stapleford Tawney, Abridge, Essex -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Stapleford Tawney, Essex (EGSG)
Built 1970: First UK registered as G-AZTL (C of R 12790/1) on 28.4.1972 to Webster Aviation Ltd., London W.1 (aircraft based at Leaveden, Hertfordshire). Registration cancelled/expired 17.7.1972. Registration restored (C of R 12790/2) on 26.7.1972 to Yewlands Engineering Company Ltd., Hainault, Essex

Written off (damaged beyond repair) 3.1.1973: Hit tree on approach to Stapleford Tawney, Essex (EGSG) and destroyed. Registration G-ATZL cancelled by the CAA on 2.2.73 as "PWFU" ("Permanently Withdrawn From Use")




Photo of G-AZTL courtesy

London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
; (c) M D West

Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
14-Mar-2011 08:12 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Phase, Source, Damage, Narrative]
05-Sep-2012 16:16 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
30-Jul-2015 23:49 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
12-Sep-2017 17:14 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
22-Jun-2018 20:32 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
22-Jun-2018 20:35 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]

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