Mainair Sports Blade 912, G-BZDD
At a late stage of the approach to Runway 27 at Scone Airfield, the student pilot encountered a significant change in wind, which was reported as being from 250° at 8 kt. The aircraft was pushed left then right, and the pilot applied full power in an attempt to go-around. However, the aircraft sank and struck the runway before veering off to the right. The pilot, who was wearing a lap harness and protective helmet, was uninjured.
Published 10 December 2014