Incident Campbell Super Cricket G-AXVM,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 314026
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Date:Thursday 25 May 2023
Type:Campbell Super Cricket
Registration: G-AXVM
MSN: CA-329
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:near Wolverhampton Halfpenny Green Airport, Staffordshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Halfpenny Green Airport (EGBO)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The engine of the Campbell Super Cricket gyroplane cut out at around 1,400 ft. During the subsequent forced landing in a field the rotor blades suffered damage.

Campbell produced 33 Crickets between 1969 and 1971, beginning with an interim prototype and then a full prototype, which first flew on 7th August 1969. Campbell Super Cricket G-AXVM was first registered on 1 January 1970


2. AAIB Correspondence-only Report dated 10 August 2023:


G-AXVM Campbell Cricket Autogyro (9705887273) Campbell Cricket G-AXVM at Sywell, Northamptonshire on 31-8-2013 G-AXVM G-AXVM Campbell Cricket at Old Warden 21/05/2022; note the "James Bond" "Little Nellie" modifications (an attempt to make the airframe resemble to Wallis WA-116 in the Film "You Only Live Twice")

Revision history:

30-May-2023 15:01 gerard57 Added
30-May-2023 15:01 gerard57 Updated [Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
30-May-2023 16:50 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative, Category]
30-May-2023 16:51 harro Updated [Narrative]
12-Aug-2023 06:11 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative, Category]
12-Aug-2023 06:12 harro Updated [Destination airport, Embed code, Narrative, Plane category]

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