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Date:01-JUN-2014
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-181 Archer II
Owner/operator:private
Registration: D-EIGL
C/n / msn: 28-8690009
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Helgoland-DŁne Airfield - EDXH -   Germany
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:
Destination airport:EDXH
Narrative:
The aircraft hit the airfield fence with the nosewheel undercarriage, tearing the fence down and endangering a tourist. It touched down in the dune sand about 12 m short of the treshold. The nature of the sustained damage permitted to fly the a/c home later that day. The pilot is facing an investigation of the case.

Sources:

Radio News, German TV news (ARD, Brisant), 2 June 2014
https://metro.co.uk/2014/06/02/pilot-says-sorry-after-narrowly-avoiding-sunbather-in-beach-crash-landing-4747042/
http://www.airport-data.com/aircraft/D-EIGL.html


Images:


EDXH, 13 May 2012

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Jun-2014 16:29 JerryE Added
02-Jun-2014 17:01 Geno Updated [Cn, Source]
02-Jun-2014 17:39 Alpine Flight Updated [Location, Narrative]
02-Jun-2014 17:44 harro Updated [Embed code]
02-Jun-2014 17:45 harro Updated [Source]
17-Aug-2018 13:46 TB Updated [Operator, Source, Embed code]

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