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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 29438
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Date:16-AUG-2002
Time:
Type:Schempp-Hirth Nimbus 2C
Owner/operator:Yorkshire Gliding Club
Registration: BGA 2505
MSN: 198
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sutton Bank, Thirsk, North Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Sutton Bank, North Yorkshire
Destination airport:Sutton Bank, North Yorkshire
Narrative:
On the 16th of August 2002 this glider spun into a tree on approach to land and crashed at Sutton Bank. The pilot survived

Sources:

http://www.yorkshire-aircraft.co.uk/aircraft/planes/81-2000/2505.html
http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/nimbus2.htm
http://www.aviationfanatic.com/ent_show.php?ent=5&AC_Regno=BGA-2505


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
18-Dec-2012 14:34 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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