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Last updated: 4 April 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic G115 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grob G115A
Owner/operator:LAC Flying School
Registration: G-BOPT
C/n / msn: 8046
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Manchester- Barton Airfield (EGCB) Lancashire, -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Manchester- Barton Airfield (EGCB) Lancashire, UK
Destination airport:Manchester- Barton Airfield (EGCB) Lancashire, UK
Investigating agency: AAIB
The aircraft engine started running rough whilst a student pilot was flying solo circuits, he abandoned his flight but on the landing approach he came in too high, touching down long and over running the runway, damaging the undercarriage and propeller in the rough ground. The pilot was uninjured.

Sources: - AAIB Bulletin No: 1/2006 Ref:- EW/G2005/06/15

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: AAIB
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


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Revision history:

12-Mar-2020 07:08 Peter Clarke Added
12-Mar-2020 07:09 harro Updated [Source, Accident report, ]
03-Apr-2020 17:50 Peter Clarke Updated [Photo]
04-Apr-2020 16:47 Peter Clarke Updated [Photo]

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