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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 161858
Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Date:28-MAY-1995
Time:13:30 LT
Type:Schempp-Hirth Nimbus 2B
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: BGA 4065
MSN: 91
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Lasham Airfield - EGHL -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:EGHL
Destination airport:EGHL
Narrative:
After landing during the ground roll, the undercarriage collapsed. The pilot considered that he may not have locked the wheel in the down position. Subsequent inspection showed that the overcentre locks were not effective and loads were transferred to the actuator system, unlocking the wheel.

Sources:

[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.lakesgc.co.uk/mainwebpages/Sailplane]%20&%20Gliding%201991%20to%202000/volume%20xlvii%20No2%20Apr-May%201996%20web.pdf


Revision history:

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01-Nov-2013 23:17 Alpine Flight Added

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