Luscombe 8A Silvaire, G-BSTX
The pilot had intended to practise landings at Kilkeel. On the first landing he applied the brakes fairly hard after touching down on Runway 36 but did not hold the stick fully back, allowing the aircraft to tip forward onto its nose. The pilot was uninjured.
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Date of occurrence: 17 April 2010