Powerchute Kestrel microlight, G-MWGV
The aircraft collided with a hedge as the pilot attempted to avoid power lines during takeoff. A causal factor was the pilot’s decision to take off part way down the field, rather than use the full length available.
Powerchute Kestrel microlight, G-MWGV 09-07.pdf (242.16 kb)
Date of occurrence: 10 June 2007