GAF Nomad, N5190Y, 9 May 2009
GAF Nomad, N5190Y
The aircraft landed heavily in gusty conditions with 13 parachutists on board, causing damage to the landing gear and wing tip. The pilot had not received any formal training on this aircraft type and the British Parachuting Association have subsequently formed a working group to review the training and qualification of pilots flying foreign-registered aircraft for parachute dropping.
GAF Nomad, N5190Y 11-2010.pdf (378.19 kb)
Published: 10 December 2014
Date of occurrence: 9 May 2009