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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 48467
Last updated: 9 September 2021
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Date:26-JUL-2008
Time:10:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic SV4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Stampe SV.4C
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: G-BNYZ
MSN: 200
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Weybourne (Muckleburgh) Airfield, Norfolk -   United Kingdom
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Wycombe Air Park, Booker (EGTB)
Destination airport:Weybourne (Muckleburgh) Airfield, Norfolk
Investigating agency: AAIB
Narrative:
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

Sources:

1. AAIB: https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/media/5422f5fded915d13710005c7/Stampe_SV4C__G-BNYZ_11-08.pdf
2. CAA: https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/modalapplication.aspx?catid=1&pagetype=65&appid=1&mode=reg&fullregmark=BNYZ
3. https://www.flickr.com/photos/ciaranchef/25833537856/
4. http://www.eurodemobbed.org.uk/locations.php?location=1161

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

Media:

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

Images:

Photo of G-BNYZ courtesy AirHistory.net


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

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
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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