Vans RV-6A, G-RVGC and DA 40D Diamond Star, G-CEZR, 4 July 2011

Vans RV-6A, G-RVGC and DA 40D Diamond Star, G-CEZR

Summary:

Two aircraft collided, in good weather, in the visual circuit. G-CEZR was rejoining the circuit on the crosswind leg and G-RVGC was on the downwind leg. G-RVGC was rendered uncontrollable by the collision and the pilot was fatally injured when the aircraft struck the ground. G-CEZR, though damaged, was able to land without further damage or injury.

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Vans RV-6A G-RVGC and DA 40D Diamond Star G-CEZR 06-12.pdf (3,636.90 kb)

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