Glasair IIS RG, G-KSIR
The aircraft had returned from a navigation exercise and made a normal approach to Runway 05 at Upton Airfield. On touching down, the nose landing gear collapsed rearwards, allowing the aircraft’s nose to descend until the propeller struck the runway. The aircraft slid to a halt on the concrete surface, following which the occupants exited without difficulty.
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