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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 196198
Last updated: 23 June 2017
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Date:18-JUN-2017
Time:12:45 LT
Type:Light Aircraft
Owner/operator:Private
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:near Spanhoe Airfield, Corby, Northamptonshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Spanhoe Airfield, Harringworth, Corby, Northamptonshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The accident occurred shortly after take off from Spanhoe Airfield, Harringworth, near Corby, Northamptonshire. The pilot was killed and the passenger seriously injured. According to a press statement from Northamptonshire police (see link #5):

"Light aircraft crash in Spanhoe yesterday
June 19, 2017

A light aircraft crashed at an airfield in Spanhoe, near Harringworth, Northamptonshire yesterday. The aircraft crashed shortly after take-off at about 12.45pm on Sunday, 18 June.

Sadly the pilot died following the incident. A passenger sustained serious but non-life threatening injuries and was taken to hospital by air ambulance for treatment.

Police and the Air Accidents Investigation Branch are investigating the circumstances around the incident to understand the cause of the crash.

Incident Number: 325 18 June 2017"

Sources:

1. http://www.northantstelegraph.co.uk/news/pilot-dies-after-light-aircraft-crash-in-northamptonshire-1-8014606
2. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-northamptonshire-40327867
3. https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/3832815/pilot-dies-after-light-aircraft-crash-near-spanhoe-airfield-in-corby/
4. http://www.itv.com/news/central/story/2017-06-19/pilot-of-light-aircraft-killed-in-crash/
5. http://www.northants.police.uk/news/2017-06-19/light-aircraft-crash-spanhoe-yesterday
6. https://forums.flyer.co.uk/viewtopic.php?t=104486


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Jun-2017 06:25 Aerossurance Added
19-Jun-2017 11:23 SWAT Updated [Time, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Source, Embed code]
19-Jun-2017 12:37 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Operator, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Jun-2017 14:41 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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