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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 244827
Last updated: 18 November 2020
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Date:12-NOV-2020
Time:12:55
Type:Silhouette image of generic CLON model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Rotorsport UK Cavalon
Owner/operator:Highland Aviation
Registration: G-CKYT
C/n / msn: RSUK/CVLN/027
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Avoch, Black Isle, Ross & Cromarty -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Inverness Airport (INV/EGPE)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A gyrocopter crashed in a field in Avoch, Black Isle, Ross & Cromarty. The 67-year-old male pilot was pronounced dead at the scene.

Sources:

1. https://mipp.police.uk/operation/SCOT20S30-PO1 Police Scotland Operation MASONRY appeal for witnesses
2. https://www.scotsman.com/news/crime/black-isle-emergency-services-respond-light-aircraft-crash-scottish-highlands-3033940
3. https://www.inverness-courier.co.uk/news/breaking-news-light-aircraft-has-crashed-near-avoch-218159/
4. https://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/scottish-news/plane-crash-black-isle-sparks-22999818
5. https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2020/11/12/aircraft-came-highlands/
6. https://news.stv.tv/highlands-islands/helicopter-crashes-into-field-on-the-black-isle
7. https://www.pressandjournal.co.uk/fp/news/highlands/2643463/multi-agency-response-after-helicopter-incident-in-the-highlands
8. https://www.pressandjournal.co.uk/fp/news/highlands/2645137/highland-woman-describes-horror-moment-she-saw-tragic-helicopter-plummet-from-sky-a/
9. https://highlandaviation.com/pages/our-fleet
10. https://www.strathspey-herald.co.uk/news/witnesses-sought-to-highland-gyrocopter-tragedy-218293/
11. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-54930785
12. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-54993557

Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Nov-2020 14:34 gerard57 Added
12-Nov-2020 14:36 gerard57 Updated [Source, Narrative]
12-Nov-2020 16:07 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]
12-Nov-2020 17:45 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code]
12-Nov-2020 17:48 Aerossurance Updated [Total fatalities, Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative, Plane category]
12-Nov-2020 19:10 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]
12-Nov-2020 22:17 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
13-Nov-2020 15:44 Solicitorious Updated [Registration, Source]
13-Nov-2020 15:46 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Phase, Nature]
13-Nov-2020 16:46 Dr. John Smith Updated [Phase, Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]
13-Nov-2020 16:48 Dr. John Smith Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
13-Nov-2020 17:24 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
13-Nov-2020 18:37 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
13-Nov-2020 18:37 Aerossurance Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
18-Nov-2020 17:28 Aerossurance Updated [Source]

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