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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 65787
Last updated: 24 September 2020
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Date:11-APR-1970
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna F172H Skyhawk (Reims)
Owner/operator:Channel Islands Aero Services Ltd
Registration: G-AXBK
C/n / msn: F172-0579
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:La Houdrie, Izé, Mayenne, 47 km NW Le Mans -   France
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Jersey Airport (JER/EGJJ)
Destination airport:Le Mans, France
Narrative:
Destroyed when flew into a hillside in the Mayenne region of Northern France, killing the pilot, Martin Mourant, and passenger Graeme Lane.

Registration G-AXBK cancelled as "destroyed" same day (11/4/1970)

Sources:

http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-AXBK.pdf
http://www.theislandwiki.org/index.php?title=Air_crashes_in_Jersey


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Jun-2009 12:33 VHKDK Added
20-Sep-2011 06:07 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
26-Sep-2011 04:36 Uli Elch Updated [Source]
25-Jun-2012 16:48 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Aug-2012 16:55 Dr. John Smith Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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