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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 18976
Last updated: 20 April 2020
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Date:17-NOV-1992
Time:14:08 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic PTS2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Pitts S-2A
Owner/operator:Liam Philip McGuinness
Registration: G-LIAM
C/n / msn: 2230
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Chesham, Buckinghamshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Demo/Airshow/Display
Departure airport:Leavesden Airport, Hertfordshire (EGTI)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Written off (destroyed) 17-11-1992 when crashed during aerobatics near Chesham, Buckinghamshire. Of the two persons on board, one (the pilot) survived.

Damage sustained to airframe: Per the AAIB report "aircraft destroyed". As a result, the registration G-LIAM was cancelled by the CAA on 27-4-1993

Sources:

1. AAIB: https://assets.digital.cabinet-office.gov.uk/media/5422eadded915d137100002f/Pitts_Special_S-2A__G-LIAM_02-93.pdf
2. CAA: https://siteapps.caa.co.uk/g-info/rk=LIAM


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
18-Dec-2011 23:56 Dr. John Smith Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
11-Oct-2012 15:14 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
07-May-2016 21:49 Dr.John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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