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Narrative:During a Tiger Club display, the aircraft was in a balloon-bursting display over the airfield. A balloon caught in the wing and acted as a spoiler. The aircraft crashed, killing the pilot.
|Type:||Druine D.31 Turbulent|
|Operator:||The Tiger Club|
|C/n / msn:|| PFA/1600|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1|
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Location:||Shoreham Airfield, West Sussex -
|Phase:|| Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)|
|Departure airport:||Shoreham (EGKA)|
|Destination airport:||Shoreham (EGKA)|
Shoreham Airport Sussex - The Story of Britain's Oldest Licensed Airfield.
Compiled by T M A Webb and Dennis L Bird.
Pub. Cirrus Associates, 1996
ISBN 0 9515598 2 6
||Dr. John Smith
||Updated [Registration, Cn, Location, Source]|
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