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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 246158
Last updated: 30 May 2021
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Date:19-OCT-2020
Time:16:34 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic FDCT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Flight Design CT2S
Owner/operator:Trustee of Atheys Moor CT2K
Registration: G-CCNG
MSN: 8004
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Athey’s Moor Airfield, Longframlington, Northumberland. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Athey’s Moor Airfield, Longframlington, Northumberland.
Destination airport:Athey’s Moor Airfield, Longframlington, Northumberland.
Investigating agency: AAIB
Narrative:
Flight Design CT2S: Substantially damaged 19-10-2020. The microlight aircraft went off the runway at Athey’s Moor Airfield, Longframlington, near Morpeth, Northumberland, during landing and the landing gear was damaged. According to a rough translation from German into English of the official BFU Germany report (See link #1 for the original German text)

"Event: Accident without injuries
Date, time: October 19, 2020, 4:34 p.m. (local)
Location, State: Longframington, United Kingdom
Damage to aircraft: Seriously damaged
Source: Investigation by foreign authorities File number: BFU20-0923-DX
The microlight came off the runway on landing and the landing gear was damaged. The BFU supports the investigation because the aircraft was designed/manufactured in Germany.
Aircraft: microlight aircraft fatally seriously injured
Pattern: Flight Design CT2S
Type of operation: General Aviation - Private Sightseeing Flight - Overland flight"

UPDATE 11 February 2021: The incident was also the subject of an AAIB Correspondence-only investigation, and the following is the summary from that investigation:

"After landing normally the aircraft began a skid to the left, which the pilot was unable to correct. As the aircraft came to a halt off the left the side of the runway, the propeller and wingtip made contact with ground. The landing gear, wing and propeller were damaged".

Sources:

1. BFU Germany Accident Report BFU20-0923-DX: https://www.bfu-web.de/DE/Publikationen/Bulletins/2020/Bulletin2020-10.pdf?__blob=publicationFile
2. https://en-gb.facebook.com/Atheysmoor/
3. AAIB Report: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/aaib-record-only-investigations-november-december-2020/aaib-record-only-investigations-reviewed-november-december-2020
4. http://www.ukairfieldguide.net/airfields/Atheys-Moor
5. https://www.airhistory.net/photo/132732/G-CCNG .

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

23 May 2015 G-CCNG Private 0 North Coates airfield, North Cotes, near Grimsby, NE Lincolnshire w/o


Images:

Photo of G-CCNG courtesy AirHistory.net


Breighton
5 August 2012; (c) Malcolm Clarke

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Dec-2020 16:17 ASN Update Bot Added
24-Dec-2020 21:33 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
11-Feb-2021 16:20 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]
24-Feb-2021 22:42 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]

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