Airplanepics From United Kingdom, joined Jun 2003, 2748 posts, RR: 36
Reply 1, posted
Wed Jul 19 2006 19:46:13 UTC (9 years 6 months 4 weeks 1 day 11 hours ago) and read 4898 times:
It was most probably on approach for 06. Eastwood park is only a mile or so away from
Simon - London-Aviation.com
Lapper From United Kingdom, joined Mar 2002, 1659 posts, RR: 6
Reply 2, posted
Thu Jul 20 2006 11:15:04 UTC (9 years 6 months 4 weeks 20 hours ago) and read 4806 times:
Turns out this was the aircraft:
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The pilot was a 16 year old on his second solo flight. Picture shown in todays Metro show AAIB investigators at the scene. Very sad for all involved.
Jamesbuk From United Kingdom, joined May 2005, 3968 posts, RR: 4
Reply 3, posted
Thu Jul 20 2006 12:26:39 UTC (9 years 6 months 4 weeks 18 hours ago) and read 4766 times:
Jesus, poor guy, Rest in peace. I hope he died painlessly and instantly.
You cant have your cake and eat it... What the hells the point in having it then!!!
FlyKev From United Kingdom, joined Jan 2006, 1400 posts, RR: 1
Reply 4, posted
Fri Jul 21 2006 02:22:46 UTC (9 years 6 months 4 weeks 5 hours ago) and read 4674 times:
Im aware this is a bit on the older side here, but Ill just say that I knew the person involved with this crash from my pervious School. They wernt someone I knew a great deal of, however its very strange knowing someone involved.
Rest In Peace Sam.
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