AAIB investigation to Reims Cessna FRA150M Aerobat, G-BDRD

Damage sustained during precautionary landing off airfield, 10 nm north-east of Humberside Airport, 19 June 2014.

Summary:

The pilot encountered worsening weather conditions in flight, leading to an inadvertent IMC encounter. He elected to carry out a precautionary landing in a field of crops, during which the nose landing gear collapsed and the aircraft sustained damage.

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Reims Cessna FRA150M Aerobat G-BDRD 09-14.pdf (148.64 kb)

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