Ikarus C42 FB80, G-CFLD, 5 September 2012

Ikarus C42 FB80, G-CFLD


The aircraft touched down in a crosswind at the side of the runway and bounced. It began a ‘porpoising’ motion and the pilot, in an attempt to recover, lost control of the aircraft. It touched down again in soft ground to the side of the runway and the nose landing gear collapsed.

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Published 10 December 2014