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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 48467
Last updated: 9 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SV4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Stampe SV.4C
Registration: G-BNYZ
MSN: 200
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Weybourne (Muckleburgh) Airfield, Norfolk -   United Kingdom
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Wycombe Air Park, Booker (EGTB)
Destination airport:Weybourne (Muckleburgh) Airfield, Norfolk
Investigating agency: AAIB
Substantially damaged 26-07-2008 in a landing and "go around" accident at Weybourne (Muckleburgh) Airfield, Norfolk. According to the following summary of the official AAIB report into the accident:

"The pilot of a Stampe biplane misidentified the runways at a private airfield and attempted to land on one that was of insufficient length. During the landing roll he commenced a go-around, during which the right lower wing and landing gear struck a perimeter fence. The right tyre and lower wingtip were damaged and the ailerons jammed in the neutral position. During the subsequent landing the aircraft pitched over onto its back; the pilot and passenger received minor injuries."

Nature of Damage sustained to airframe: Per the AAIB report "Aircraft extensively damaged". Despite this, G-BNYZ was sold on to new owners on 13/11/2008 and repaired/rebuilt


1. AAIB:
2. CAA:

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: AAIB
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


Stampe SV.4C G-BNYZ at Rendcombe in 1991: Stampe-Vertongen SV-4E AN0309406


Photo of G-BNYZ courtesy

Turweston (EGBT)
5 September 2020; (c) Mick Bajcar

Revision history:

13-Nov-2008 01:20 harro Added
05-Jun-2009 00:44 harro Updated
19-Oct-2012 19:30 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Source, Embed code]
25-Oct-2016 23:51 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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