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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 196200
Last updated: 17 October 2017
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Date:19-JUN-2017
Time:13:15 LT
Type:Taylorcraft BC-12D
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: G-BTFK
C/n / msn: 10540
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:near Carr Road, Gringley-on-the-Hill, Nottinghamshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Private Airstrip, Gringley-on-the-Hill, Nottinghamshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft crashed in a field near Carr Road, Gringley-on-the-Hill, Bassetlaw, Nottinghamshire, next to the runway of a grass airstrip, coming to rest inverted. According to the following posting on the Nottinghamshire Police Facebook page (see link #5):

"INCIDENT: Plane crash
Police were called at 1.15 pm today (19 June 2017) to reports of a crash involving a light aircraft. The plane had come down in a field in Carr Road, Gringley on the Hill. The pilot and one passenger escaped the crash with injuries that are not thought to be serious. However, the pilot was taken to hospital for treatment.

Temporary road closures were in place to allow emergency services to work at the scene in Carr Road, Ings Road and Middlebridge Road. The roads have now been reopened. The incident has been referred to the Air Accidents Investigation Branch."

Sources:

1. http://www.gainsboroughstandard.co.uk/news/plane-crashes-into-field-in-nottinghamshire-village-1-8604381 .
2. http://www.lincolnshirelive.co.uk/plane-comes-to-rest-on-roof-after-crash-in-field/story-30398739-detail/story.html
3. http://www.nottinghampost.com/light-aircraft-crashes-in-nottinghamshire-village/story-30398291-detail/story.html
4. https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/modalapplication.aspx?catid=1&pagetype=65&appid=1&mode=detailnosummary&fullregmark=BTFK
5. https://www.facebook.com/nottspolice/posts/1384122351624927
6. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/live/uk-england-nottinghamshire-40300217
7. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gringley-on-the-Hill

Taylorcraft GBTFK from Barry Hunter on Vimeo.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Jun-2017 15:51 gerard57 Added
19-Jun-2017 18:02 gerard57 Updated [Registration, Source]
19-Jun-2017 18:03 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Source]
19-Jun-2017 19:58 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
21-Jun-2017 13:59 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Location, Phase, Source, Damage, Narrative]
22-Jun-2017 17:34 Dr. John Smith Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
22-Jun-2017 17:36 Dr. John Smith Updated [Embed code]

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