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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 72175
Last updated: 10 December 2019
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Date:26-JUL-1980
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic EN28 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Enstrom F-28C-UK
Owner/operator:Spoonair Ag-Services
Registration: G-BBBR
C/n / msn: 014
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:West Fleetham, Northumbria -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Flew into powerline, came to rest inverted and destroyed in post-crash fire.

Sources:

http://www.rotorspot.nl/product/enstrom.php
https://abpic.co.uk/pictures/view/1035806/
http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-BBBR.pdf
http://www.griffin-helicopters.co.uk/accidentdetails.aspx?accidentkey=14385


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Feb-2010 10:29 FLYINGBROTHER1 Added
27-Apr-2013 18:09 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Country, Source, Damage, Narrative]
17-May-2013 18:36 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Phase, Nature, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
17-May-2013 19:48 TB Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
23-Aug-2019 16:32 A.J.Scholten Updated [Location]

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