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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 33671
Last updated: 12 January 2022
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Date:30-AUG-1972
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic D11 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Wassmer/Jodel D.120 Paris-Nice
Owner/operator:private
Registration: OY-DAW
MSN: 175
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Knighton, Radnorshire, Wales -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Knighton, Radnorshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
On August 30 1972, the pilot of a Jodel D-120, OY-DAW, made a precautionary landing in a field near Knighton, Radnorshire. After refuelling and checking his position the pilot attempted to take-off on a down-slope run of 800 feet (270 metres) with a very light tail wind. The aircraft became airborne but struck a boundary hedge. It came to rest in the next field. The pilot and his passenger were uninjured

Sources:

1. http://www.oy-reg.dk/register/1824.html
2. https://www.jodel.com/index.asp?p=d11&themodels
3. http://www.flydw.org.uk/DWJ120.htm
4. http://historique.wassmer.free.fr/rev_1_en_cours/registre_jodel_wassmer_d120.pdf
5. https://www.flightglobal.com/pdfarchive/view/1972/1972%20-%202823.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
25-Mar-2013 02:55 Masen63 Updated [Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
02-May-2013 00:26 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
19-Oct-2015 16:19 Dr.John Smith Updated [Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
20-Mar-2018 20:02 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source]

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