AAIB investigation to Vans RV-6A, G-CCVS

Aircraft inverted while landing after nose landing gear collapsed, Old Sarum Airfield, Wiltshire, 15 August 2017.


The aircraft’s nose landing gear struck the ground and was damaged when the pilot initiated a go-around, after experiencing turbulence on final approach. During the subsequent landing the nose landing gear collapsed and the aircraft inverted.

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Vans RV-6A, G-CCVS 01-18

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Published 11 January 2018