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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 32941
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Date:05-MAY-1984
Time:11:14
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28R model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28R-180 Arrow
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: OY-BKB
MSN: 28R-30663
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Clacton Airfield, Clacton-on-Sea, Essex (EGSQ) -   United Kingdom
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Goodwood Airfield, Sussex (EGHR)
Destination airport:Clacton, Essex (EGSQ)
Investigating agency: AIB
Narrative:
Written off 5/5/1984 when collided with a lamp post on the road from Clacton-on-Sea to Jaywick after a "botched" landing at Clacton, Essex. Aircraft landed too far down the runway and too fast to stop in time, so the pilot opened up the throttle and attempted to climb away from the airfield for another go around.

Aircraft gained enough height to clear the boundary fence, but not enough to clear a lamp post. The aircraft then came down to earth straight and level on a golf course south of the airifleld.

All three on board survived, but the aircraft was destroyed, Remains of OY-BKB were displayed in the facade of a shop in Horsens in 1995

Sources:

1. http://www.aaib.gov.uk/cms_resources.cfm?file=/Piper%20PA%2028%20OY-BKB%2007-84.pdf
2. http://www.oy-reg.dk/register/1042.html
3, http://www.oy-reg.dk/billeder/l650.jpg

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: AIB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report

Media:

OY-BKB as a piece of "crashed plane artwork" at Horsens in 1995

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
20-Feb-2013 11:32 Masen63 Updated [Location, Country, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
01-Jun-2013 01:03 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
01-Jun-2013 01:04 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time]

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