Flight Design CTSW, G-CFAZ, 8 October 2008

Flight Design CTSW, G-CFAZ

Summary:

The pilot was flying from Manchester Barton to Shacklewell Lodge, a small private airstrip near RAF Cottesmore. To the east of Manchester the aircraft descended rapidly and crashed into the ground at Saddleworth Moor, probably as a result of a loss of control following an inadvertent entry into cloud. One Safety Recommendation is made, concerning baggage restraints.

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