Hard landing Incident Slingsby T.45 Swallow BGA 1331, 18 Jul 1990
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Date:18-JUL-1990
Time:
Type:Slingsby T.45 Swallow
Owner/operator:Surrey Hills Gliding Club
Registration: BGA 1331
MSN: 1525
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Kenley, Surrey -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Kenley, Surrey
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
C/no. 1525: Swallow T.45 BGA 1331. C of A issued 29/7/66. To J C A Quinney, 31/7/66. To Worcestershire Gliding Club, Bickmarsh, 1968. To A T Cassidy, (Bucks), 1974. To Bristol & Gloucestershire Gliding Club, Nympsfield, 1975. Damaged in heavy landing at Nympsfield 1977. To A C Melmore, West Malling, 1979. To F A Wright, Challock, 1984. To Surrey Hills Gliding Club, Kenley, Surrey. Substnatially damed when landed heavily after failed winch launch at Kenley, 18/7/90. Withdrawn from use and registration BGA1331 cancelled

Sources:

https://forum.keypublishing.com/showthread.php?117528-Soggy-Your-Swallow-flies-again!
http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/t45.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Dec-2012 11:50 Dr. John Smith Added

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