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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 67676
Last updated: 19 April 2019
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Date:05-APR-1970
Time:
Type:EoN AP-10-460 Srs 1
Owner/operator:Staffordshire Gliding Club
Registration: BGA 1305
C/n / msn: EON-S-039
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Meir, near Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Meir, Staffordshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Destroyed in mid air collision with Tiger Moth G-AHUE at Meir near Stoke-on-Trent on 5/4/1970. The Tiger Moth was towing EoN 460 glider BGA 1305. Both crews (one in the glider, one in the Tiger Moth) were killed.

Sources:

www.bpg.flyer.co.uk/BGA.xls
http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/Eon460.htm
http://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/wiki.php?id=65775


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Dec-2012 16:40 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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