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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 234057
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Date:04-AUG-2008
Time:11:40
Type:Silhouette image of generic G115 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grob G115A
Owner/operator:LAC Flying School (G-INFO)
Registration: G-BOPT
MSN: 8046
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Manchester- Barton Airfield (EGCB) Lancashire, -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Manchester- Barton Airfield (EGCB) Lancashire, UK
Destination airport:Manchester- Barton Airfield (EGCB) Lancashire, UK
Narrative:
During a normal landing by the student the starboard wheel assembly broke away from the main undercarriage leg on touch down, the instructor took over and safely completed the landing.

Sources:

https://www.gov.uk/aaib-reports - AAIB Bulletin No: 9/2009 Ref: EW/G2008/09/01

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

9 May 1990 G-BOPT LAC Flying School 0 Manchester-Barton Airfield (EGCB), Lancashire, sub
11 Jan 1991 G-BOPT LAC Flying School (G-INFO) 0 Manchester- Barton Airfield (EGCB) Lancashire, UK min
27 Mar 1994 G-BOPT LAC Flying School (G-INFO) 0 Manchester- Barton Airfield (EGCB) Lancashire, UK sub
Bird strike.
19 Jun 2005 G-BOPT LAC Flying School 0 Manchester- Barton Airfield (EGCB) Lancashire, sub
26 Jul 2006 G-BOPT LAC Flying School (G-INFO) 0 Manchester- Barton Airfield (EGCB) Lancashire, sub


Images:


Manchester- Barton Airfield (EGCB) Lancashire, UK - 24th July 2007


Manchester- Barton City Airport (EGCB) Lancashire, UK - 24th July 2007


Manchester- Barton City Airport (EGCB) Lancashire, UK - 15th September 2009

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Mar-2020 08:20 Peter Clarke Added
03-Apr-2020 18:46 Peter Clarke Updated [Photo]
04-Apr-2020 16:47 Peter Clarke Updated [Photo]

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