Sponsor Message:
Civil Aviation Forum
My Starred Topics | Profile | New Topic | Forum Index | Help | Search 
Airshow Crash At Shoreham, West Sussex  
User currently offlineMoo From Falkland Islands, joined May 2007, 4536 posts, RR: 4
Posted (7 years 9 months 3 weeks 4 hours ago) and read 4707 times:

Not much information yet, but early reports say it was a WW2 era aircraft engaging in a mock dogfight.

No information on the status of the pilot.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/6996734.stm

4 replies: All unread, jump to last
 
User currently offlineMoo From Falkland Islands, joined May 2007, 4536 posts, RR: 4
Reply 1, posted (7 years 9 months 3 weeks 2 hours ago) and read 4593 times:

Now confirmed as a Hurricane, pilot dead at the scene  Sad

A great loss, both of life and of history.


User currently offlineUK_Dispatcher From United Arab Emirates, joined Dec 2001, 2599 posts, RR: 28
Reply 2, posted (7 years 9 months 3 weeks 2 hours ago) and read 4509 times:

A real tragedy for the man's family and this important piece of aviation history. Very sad.

User currently offlineChrism23 From United Kingdom, joined Jan 2007, 24 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (7 years 9 months 3 weeks 2 hours ago) and read 4494 times:

R.I.P
i saw the accident watching the air show from my cousin back garden which backs on to the runway


User currently offlineTupolevTu154 From Germany, joined Aug 2004, 2205 posts, RR: 26
Reply 4, posted (7 years 9 months 3 weeks ago) and read 4343 times:

This was a shock to hear, especially at my training airfield. I was hoping to attend but chose LGW instead.

May the pilot rest in peace.

Tom


Top Of Page
Forum Index

This topic is archived and can not be replied to any more.

Printer friendly format

Similar topics:More similar topics...
What Happened To The AF A320 Crash At Airshow? posted Fri Aug 25 2000 00:23:01 by Qantas777
Spirit Looking At Key West! EYW posted Fri Sep 7 2007 15:00:01 by Vivavegas
Two Pilots Die In Mid-air Crash At Polish Air Show posted Sat Sep 1 2007 18:32:28 by Bofredrik
Cubana Antonov At Key West posted Tue Aug 7 2007 14:22:25 by Columbia107
Jim LeRoy Dies In Airshow Crash posted Sat Jul 28 2007 23:37:18 by MidEx216
Possible Airplane Crash At LSZR/ACH posted Fri Jun 29 2007 16:12:18 by AutoThrust
Crash At OWD posted Mon Jun 4 2007 20:51:58 by Dimodica1
Photos Of Feb 13 Canadair CL-600 Crash At VKO posted Tue May 29 2007 17:48:11 by Addd
Nearly Crash At DUS Today 06th Feb. posted Tue Feb 6 2007 17:44:14 by Stylo777
737 Crash At East Midlands 18 Years Ago Today. posted Mon Jan 8 2007 13:06:27 by Cumulus