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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 72567
Last updated: 24 August 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic COY2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Rans S-6ESD XL Coyote II
Registration: G-MZBD
C/n / msn: PFA 204-1295
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Felixkirk Airfield, 3 miles NE of Thirsk, North Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Felixkirk Airfield, North Yorkshire
Investigating agency: AAIB
Substantially damaged 22-08-2009 when crashed at Runway 15, Felixkirk Airfield, Felixkirk, 3 miles north-east of Thirsk, North Yorkshire (at approximate co ordinates 5415' 06"N, 00118' 01" W)

The pilot reported that he was making a full-flap approach to Runway 15, which is 500 metres long, with a grass surface. The wind was variable between 220-270 degrees at 5-10 knots. He landed long and was unable to prevent the aircraft from colliding with a boundary hedge and fence. He considered that his lack of familiarity with the aircraft type and the airfield were contributory to the accident.

Registration G-MZBD cancelled by the CAA as "Permanently Withdrawn From Use" on 12-01-2010. However, registration reinstated to new owners 02-02-2011


1. AAIB:
2. CAA:

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

Wolverhampton Halfpenny Green Airport Photos: September 2008 &emdash; G-MZBD Rans S6-ESD XL Coyote II

Revision history:

11-Feb-2010 01:51 harro Added
15-Oct-2012 15:00 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
14-Dec-2014 19:21 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Source]
07-Nov-2016 21:33 Dr.John Smith Updated [Date, Source, Narrative]
10-Nov-2016 13:16 Dr.John Smith Updated [Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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