ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 146592
Last updated: 18 June 2013
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Narrative:On 29/6/2012 A British father and son were killed when their light aircraft crashed into a wooded area in France. During the landing run, the pilot lost directional control and the aircraft struck a tree, sustaining considerable damage (per the AAIB). Conclusion, both wings failed in positive-G overload (per the French BEA).
|C/n / msn:|| PFA 274B-137|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Pierre-Buffière, Near Limoges -
|Phase:|| En route|
Registration G-SIMP cancelled as "destroyed" and "Addressee Status: Deceased" on 07/03/2013
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2167457/Roger-Hayes-son-Andy-killed-microlight-crash-aircraft-exploded-mid-air.html http://limousin.france3.fr/2012/07/02/crash-de-pierre-buffiere-lhelicoptere-anglais-identifie-38955.html http://forums.flyer.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=81300 http://www.caa.co.uk/application.aspx?
catid=60&pagetype=65&appid=1&mode=reg&fullregmark=SIMP http://www.voy.com/16193/2576.html http://www.flightforlife.co.uk/theteam/theteam.htm http://www.aaib.gov.uk/publications/bulletins/september_2006/jabiru_sp_470__g_simp.cfm
||Updated [Registration, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]|
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||Dr. John Smith
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