AAIB investigation to Gemini Flash IIA, G-MVKC

Loss of control on takeoff from Caernarfon Airport on 15 May 2014


The aircraft was seen to depart from Runway 25 at Caernarfon Airport and make a normal climb to a height of about 200 ft. It then entered a left turn during which, the angle of bank was observed to steadily increase until the nose dropped and the aircraft descended, turning through some 180° before striking the ground in the area of the taxiway. The pilot was fatally injured.

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Gemini Flash IIA G-MVKC 12-14

Published 16 December 2014