Mid-air collision Incident Diamond DA40D Diamond Star TDI G-CEZR, 04 Jul 2011
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Time:4:28pm LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DA40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Diamond DA40D Diamond Star TDI
Owner/operator:Flying Time Aviation Ltd
Registration: G-CEZR
MSN: D4.343
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Adur Recreation Ground, near Brighton Road, Shoreham -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Shoreham Airport (ESH/EGKA)
Destination airport:Shoreham Airport (ESH/EGKA)
Investigating agency: AAIB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
G-RVGC RV6 crashed (with one fatality) following a midair collision with Diamond DA40D Diamond Star TDI G-CEZR over the Adur Recreation Ground, near Brighton Road, Shoreham, (near Shoreham Airport). G-CEZR landed safely at Shoreham with minor damage.


1. AAIB: https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/media/5422ec3340f0b613460000e3/Vans_RV-6A_G-RVGC_and_DA_40D_Diamond_Star_G-CEZR_06-12.pdf
2. CAA: https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/modalapplication.aspx?catid=1&pagetype=65&appid=1&mode=reg&fullregmark=CEZR
3. http://www.theargus.co.uk/news/9120608.Plane_crash_at_Shoreham_recreation_ground/
4. http://www.worthingherald.co.uk/news/local/update_picture_from_shoreham_aeroplane_crash_scene_1_2832553
5. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2011315/Ex-British-Airways-captain-killed-mid-air-collision-light-aircraft-causes-lose-control-crash.html
6. NTSB Identification: CEN11WA458B at https://ntsb.gov/investigations/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief2.aspx?ev_id=20110707X92201&ntsbno=CEN11WA458A&akey=2
7. https://sussexhistoryforum.co.uk/index.php?topic=311.0
8. https://www.adur-worthing.gov.uk/parks/find/shoreham-by-sea/adur-recreation-ground/

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

Revision history:

04-Jul-2011 11:52 harro Added
04-Jul-2011 12:02 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities]
04-Jul-2011 13:05 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Total occupants, Location, Damage, Narrative]
14-Jul-2011 12:42 Ridge Runner Updated [Registration, Cn]
16-Jul-2011 04:14 Paul Updated [Location, Narrative]
15-Sep-2012 15:58 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code]
27-Aug-2015 01:13 Dr. John Smith Updated [Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
05-Dec-2016 23:52 Dr.John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Dec-2016 23:56 Dr.John Smith Updated [Source]
23-Dec-2022 19:32 Dr. John Smith Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Category]
23-Dec-2022 19:33 Dr. John Smith Updated [Category]
23-Dec-2022 19:34 Dr. John Smith Updated [Category]

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