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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 196177
Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Date:17-JUN-2017
Time:13:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic BOLT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Steen Skybolt
Owner/operator:Trustee of the G-SKIE Group
Registration: G-SKIE
MSN: AACA/357
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:14th Fairway, Westhoughton Golf Course, Bolton, Lancashire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Barton City Airport,Liverpool Rd, Eccles, Manchester (ECCB)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A light aircraft encountered engine difficulties which subsequently made an emergency landing on the 14th Fairway at Westhoughton Golf Course, Bolton, Lancashire. The aircraft had taken off from Barton (City) Airport in Eccles, Manchester, when it force landed.

Bolton firefighters attend at 1.50pm following reports of crashed plane but arrived to find no one injured and the pilot, believed to be from Wilmslow, shaken but unharmed.

An air ambulance passing overhead at the time of the incident also landed at the course to offer assistance.

Sources:

1. http://www.theboltonnews.co.uk/news/15354709.PICTURED__Aircraft_makes_emergency_landing_on_golf_course/
2. https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/modalapplication.aspx?catid=1&pagetype=65&appid=1&mode=reg&fullregmark=SKIE
3. http://www.bbc.com/news/av/uk-england-manchester-40319920/biplane-makes-emergency-landing-on-bolton-golf-course
4.
5. https://forum.keypublishing.com/showthread.php?142602-G-SKIE-finds-golf-course-in-Bolton&s=fb831f8e2850dcd0a210d9f852568e4e

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24 Jun 2018 G-SKIE Trustee of the G-SKIE Group 0 Kenyon Hall Farm, Winwick Lane, Croft, Warrington, Cheshire sub

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Images:


Sleap Airfield (EGCV) Shropshire, UK - 23rd December 2007


Manchester- Barton Airfield (EGCB) Lancashire, UK - 12th April 2007

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Jun-2017 19:00 Paul_s Added
17-Jun-2017 19:01 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
17-Jun-2017 21:35 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Source]
17-Jun-2017 21:41 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
18-Jun-2017 09:47 Aerossurance Updated [Location, Embed code]
18-Jun-2017 22:08 Aerossurance Updated [Source]
21-Jun-2017 15:29 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Jun-2017 15:31 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]
23-Feb-2020 07:42 Peter Clarke Updated [Photo]
30-Mar-2020 18:13 Peter Clarke Updated [Photo]

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