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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 245596
Last updated: 22 July 2021
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Date:12-DEC-2020
Time:c. 09:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic DA40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Diamond DA40NG Diamond Star
Owner/operator:L3 CTS Airline and Academy Training Ltd
Registration: G-CTSB
MSN: 40.N283
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Cranfield Airport (EGTC), Bedfordshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:Cranfield Airport (EGTC)
Destination airport:Bournemouth International Airport (BOH/EGHH)
Narrative:
A Diamond DA40NG Diamond Star crashed off at the end of runway 21 at Cranfield Airport (EGTC) at approximately 09:00. The pilot was taken to hospital. It is believed the aircraft was being flown to Bournemouth Airport by a flight instructor. The pilot was scheduled to fly the aircraft to Bournemouth and was reported to be carrying, on request, 150 litres of TKS fluid in 6 barrels in the cockpit. The cargo, classified as dangerous goods, was reported to be unsecured.

Weather at the time of departure:
EGTC 120920Z 27010KT 9999 BKN007 07/07 Q0997

Sources:

https://www.pprune.org/accidents-close-calls/637381-da40-crash-cranfield.html
Own knowledge
Own knowledge
https://www.airport-data.com/images/aircraft/001/457/001457723.jpg (photo)
https://www.navlost.eu/metar/?icao=EGTC&ts0=2020-12-12&ts1=2020-12-12


Images:

Photo of G-CTSB courtesy AirHistory.net


Bournemouth - International (EGHH / BOH)
29 August 2019; (c) Howard J Curtis

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Dec-2020 13:26 Anon. Added
13-Dec-2020 13:30 harro Updated [Registration, Operator, Location, Narrative]
13-Dec-2020 15:33 Anon. Updated [Registration, Operator, Source]
13-Dec-2020 15:33 harro Updated [Registration, Other fatalities]
13-Dec-2020 15:48 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]
13-Dec-2020 16:49 Aerossurance Updated [Location, Nature, Narrative]
13-Dec-2020 17:21 Anon. Updated [Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Dec-2020 19:03 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
13-Dec-2020 19:54 Anon. Updated [Source, Narrative]
13-Dec-2020 19:58 RobertMB Updated [Nature]
14-Dec-2020 17:47 GG Updated [Narrative]
15-Dec-2020 20:03 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
16-Dec-2020 19:37 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
23-May-2021 15:30 Anon. Updated [Narrative]

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