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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 263485
Last updated: 21 July 2021
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Date:31-MAY-2021
Time:c. 12:35
Type:Silhouette image of generic CLON model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Rotorsport UK Cavalon
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: G-IDYL
MSN: RSUK/CVLN/012
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:field near Bowood & Kings Lane, Wendover, Buckinghamshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Denham Airport (EGLD)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A RotorSport UK Cavalon gyrocopter crashed near Bowood & Kings Lane, Wendover, Buckinghamshire. Firefighters used a medical kit to treat both occupants for minor cuts, and isolated the gyrocopter’s fuel system.

Sources:

1. https://www.bucksfreepress.co.uk/news/19340936.wendover-two-men-treated-cuts-helicopter-crash-lands-field/
2. https://www.oxfordmail.co.uk/news/19340542.firefighters-help-two-people-gyrocopter-crash/
3. https://bucksfire.gov.uk/incident/helicopter-crash-lands-in-field/
4. Photo of accident, post crash: https://www.facebook.com/Oxfordshirefireandrescueservice/photos/pcb.4104613249597199/4104612682930589/?type=3&theater
5. https://flightaware.com/live/flight/GIDYL
6. https://www.airliners.net/photo/Untitled/Rotorsport-UK-Cavalon/4444611/L (photo)
7. https://www.buckinghamshirelive.com/news/buckinghamshire-news/wendover-helicopter-crash-buckinghamshire-fire-5476036
8. G-IDYL at Denham 30/4/2017: https://abpic.co.uk/pictures/view/1717444
9. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wendover

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Jun-2021 06:08 gerard57 Added
01-Jun-2021 07:09 R15RJJ Updated [Source, Narrative, Plane category]
01-Jun-2021 07:42 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source, Narrative]
01-Jun-2021 07:46 Aerossurance Updated [Source]
01-Jun-2021 08:05 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]
01-Jun-2021 08:14 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]
01-Jun-2021 08:15 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type]
01-Jun-2021 08:23 RobertMB Updated [Source]
01-Jun-2021 10:18 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]
01-Jun-2021 20:54 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
01-Jun-2021 20:57 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Embed code]
05-Jun-2021 08:19 Aerossurance Updated [Location, Narrative]
21-Jul-2021 17:49 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Source, Category]

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