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Newcastle Airfield - Aircraft down

Posted: Fri Jul 13, 2012 10:35 pm
by trimflyingclub
just reported on RTE news, Two uninjured after small plane makes emergency landing in Wicklow.

two people onboard, the plane was destroyed.

no further details.

Hope they are OK !

http://www.rte.ie/news/2012/0713/small- ... cklow.html

Re: Newcastle Airfield - Aircraft down

Posted: Sat Jul 14, 2012 12:13 am
by papacharlie-IRL
pic on Local web site, good that they walked away from it.

http://www.wicklownews.net/Post/2012/7/ ... -newcastle" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Re: Newcastle Airfield - Aircraft down

Posted: Sat Jul 14, 2012 11:22 am
by koala119
Heard on the grapevine that its G-BDOW that was for sale on the fii forum; some photos of it were removed from the advert last night?

http://www.flyinginireland.com/forum/vi ... f=1&t=5744" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

It also seems to be advertised online for sale on some company called southeast aviation's website, never heard of them? According to their website her annual was due August 2012.

Anymore news on what happened?

Re: Newcastle Airfield - Aircraft down

Posted: Sat Jul 14, 2012 2:19 pm
by lookout
The Irish Independent has more details here

http://www.independent.ie/national-news ... 68091.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Re: Newcastle Airfield - Aircraft down

Posted: Mon Feb 24, 2014 1:17 am
by GJOYT
Air accident report below..

http://www.aaiu.ie/sites/default/files/ ... 13-011.pdf" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Cause looks to be fairly obvious..