Sponsored Links:
Commercial Flight SchoolCharter FlightsModel AirplanesAirport ParkingCheap Flights,   Discount Digital Cameras

Picture of the Van's RV-7A aircraft

[ Medium Large Fit Screen ]

  
 
  1233 of 1235  
 
 
Van's RV-7A aircraft picture
 
 
  1233 of 1235  
 

Rate and comment on this photo by clicking on the star rating below:

                                                   

Aircraft Taken at
More: Untitled
More: Van's RV-7A
More: Defford - Croft Farm
More: UK - England, June 9, 2007
Remark Photographer
G-CDRM (cn PFA 323-14203) Nose gear failure on landing resulted in a fairly dramatic flip! Fortunately there was no loss of life involved.
More: Andy Martin - AirTeamImages
Contact Andy Martin - AirTeamImages
Learn how to link to this photoLink to me!

[ Medium Large Fit Screen ]

 
Distinct views: 425,694
Photo added: June 19, 2007
Average views per day: 162

Other great photos:
More shots like these...
Visitor comments (69)   [Hide]Post your own comments by rating the photo above!
A visitor from - posted Sat June 22, 2013:
The RV-7A lawnmower, in stock now at Sears. Does the air field owner get some of the blame on this for not maintaining the grass strip?

A visitor from Mauritius posted Sat June 22, 2013:
Persons on Board: Crew -1  Passengers -1 
Injuries: Crew -  (Mnor) Passengers - None

A visitor from - posted Sat June 22, 2013:
Dramatic catch. Seeing those people brace for impact shows us human survival instinct at a very confronting way. I am really glad to read that nobody got killed here, but were they really ok? No scratches?

A visitor from United Kingdom posted Fri December 21, 2012:
Oops!!!!

A visitor from - posted Mon May 28, 2012:
Maybe it's time the manufactures start thinking of installing Airbags:) Perfectly timed shot

A visitor from United States posted Thu February 9, 2012:
Dramatic, perfectly-timed shot, with a happy explanation that this was *not* an auger-in as so many others have posted (without authorization) elsewhere on the net. Thank you!

A visitor from United States posted Fri May 13, 2011:
No loss of life, just loss of underwear! Excellent picture snapped at the perfect time. Glad no one was injured.

A visitor from United States posted Thu March 10, 2011:
Happy to hear there were no fatalities

A visitor from - posted Tue February 1, 2011:
Perfect timming shot !!

A visitor from - posted Tue December 28, 2010:
Perfect timing!

A visitor from Australia posted Thu August 12, 2010:
Absolute classic shot - catches the expression on the passengers face. Incredible timing and perfect in focus. Top credits to the guy behind the camera! Glad to hear the occupants came off okay. Some stories to tell the grandkids

A visitor from United Kingdom posted Tue June 8, 2010:
Just one word.... spectacular. Glad no-one was killed

A visitor from Canada posted Sun January 10, 2010:
Perfect timing... the pilot and passenger reactions tell it all!

A visitor from United Kingdom posted Fri December 4, 2009:
Well that would be me, and yes it was pretty scary,
My old man was in the left seat and an air ambulance came because he was complaining of neck injurys, but we were both fine in the end.

It is a nice shot and im suprised how popular this vans has become, its rebiult and for sale by the way.

A visitor from United Kingdom posted Sat October 31, 2009:
Nice photo

A visitor from Australia posted Thu October 15, 2009:
That gotta hurt

A visitor from United States posted Sat September 19, 2009:
The guy inside is about to crap his pants for sure!

A visitor from United States posted Tue July 14, 2009:
Incredible timing

A visitor from - posted Wed July 1, 2009:
Thats catching the moment.

Thanks god they are OK

Greetings from Argentina

A visitor from - posted Mon June 22, 2009:
Dramatic moment

A visitor from United States posted Fri June 19, 2009:
Slam that nose wheel down retard! love the pic.

A visitor from United States posted Tue May 19, 2009:
Reasons:
1) Great timing.
2) Dramatic moment captured with perfect focus.
3) No distraction within frame

A visitor from United States posted Sat February 28, 2009:
Nice timing and
EPIC FAIL

A visitor from - posted Sat January 24, 2009:
These aircraft are not built for grass runways. Any vans owner can tell you that.

A visitor from United Kingdom posted Sun December 28, 2008:
Timing!

A visitor from - posted Sat November 15, 2008:
Catching the balance moment.

A visitor from Spain posted Mon October 27, 2008:
Perfect, incredible moment capture..... thanks for this pic.

A visitor from Sweden posted Mon September 15, 2008:
5 stars! For breaking a fixed nose gear. Good job!

A visitor from United States posted Wed September 3, 2008:
I told you can't have that front wheel to THAT LOW!

A visitor from United States posted Fri May 23, 2008:
The moment is one in a million. Hope it never happens again though.

A visitor from - posted Mon May 12, 2008:
Wow you captured it right on time , the pilots must be thinking " EPIC FAIL " .

A visitor from United Kingdom posted Mon April 7, 2008:
Well, that was unlucky...

A visitor from United States posted Wed April 2, 2008:
Cool

A visitor from United Kingdom posted Tue February 5, 2008:
Right time, right place. Couldn't be better to my opinion!

A visitor from United States posted Tue December 18, 2007:
Check out the charts! wont be needing them now!

A visitor from United States posted Mon December 3, 2007:
No serious damage to the aircraft & somebody is still inside the cockpit.

A visitor from United States posted Wed November 28, 2007:
Still an outstanding "spur of the moment" photo. The peoples reactions be captured shows only emphasizes it all the more.

A visitor from United Kingdom posted Tue November 27, 2007:
I was there to see this... although certainly not funny for the guys in the plane it was an almost comic moment to watch - bit of a bumpy grass landing but the plane had almost come to a standstill when the nosewheel caught in a rut and it just flipped.
Bit like a cyclist hetting the kerb and going over the handlebars !

A visitor from United States posted Wed October 31, 2007:
I had a sinking feeling the minute I saw this photo! What an incredible capture.

A visitor from France posted Mon October 1, 2007:
Fabulous "On the moment" picture !

A visitor from India posted Tue September 25, 2007:
Its the moment at which it was snapped

A visitor from Germany posted Wed September 19, 2007:
What a timing! it's really interesting to see the reaction of the crew in this unhappy situation :-)

A visitor from United States posted Wed August 22, 2007:
Great catch. Too bad for the pilot though.

A visitor from Romania posted Sun July 29, 2007:
Amazing shot !!!

A visitor from Denmark posted Fri July 27, 2007:
Excelent caught in the middle of the action!

A visitor from - posted Thu July 26, 2007:
Stop action at its best.

A visitor from Singapore posted Thu July 26, 2007:
You caught it!

A visitor from Canada posted Wed July 25, 2007:
Unbelievable shot.

A visitor from Brazil posted Sat July 21, 2007:
Breathtaking image!
I think it's the longest seconds in the pilot's life!

A visitor from United States posted Thu July 19, 2007:
This photo is obviously a rare gem. How often do you see an amateur photo of an aircraft mid-crash?

A visitor from United States posted Thu July 19, 2007:
Catching an airplan standing on it's nose with the folks clearly visible? Amazing.

A visitor from Italy posted Fri July 6, 2007:
Great!!!

A visitor from United States posted Wed July 4, 2007:
A sad ending to the plane. i was going to build one of those but i built a midget mustang instead. the emotion and fear of the pilots was captured perfectly.

A visitor from United States posted Wed June 27, 2007:
OUCH that must have hurt!What a catch,details are splendid.Hope thay can fix her.

A visitor from United Kingdom posted Wed June 27, 2007:
Well captured moment. I was there and it was not a pleasant thing to witness. Hope the two onboard are ok. It must have been an awful few seconds, as the aircraft paused very briefly while vertical before completing the tumble. There was a very fast and effective response from the nearby pilots - a credit to the aviation community.

A visitor from Croatia posted Tue June 26, 2007:
Right time, nice shot, bad luck

A visitor from United Kingdom posted Tue June 26, 2007:
Dramatic - pressed the button at just the right moment!

A visitor from Netherlands posted Mon June 25, 2007:
Unique photio

A visitor from Hungary posted Mon June 25, 2007:
Fantastic shot

A visitor from Ireland posted Mon June 25, 2007:
5 stars!! That's quite an unsual photo! I hope the lads in the plane are not injured.

A visitor from United States posted Mon June 25, 2007:
Simply amazing

A visitor from United States posted Wed June 20, 2007:
The timing of the photograph is excellent. You can see the pilot's instinctual physical reaction as well as the motion of the prop breaking up.

A visitor from United States posted Wed June 20, 2007:
Excellent timing and detail.

A visitor from Brazil posted Wed June 20, 2007:
Oh my god! Most impressive shot I've ever seen here.

A visitor from United States posted Wed June 20, 2007:
Very dynamic photo! I love how you can see the spinner tearing into the ground and the pilots bracing for the impact. Hope everyone was ok!

A visitor from United States posted Wed June 20, 2007:
Wow, talk about being at the right place at the right time with camera in hand!! I trust everything was ok in the end!!!

A visitor from United States posted Wed June 20, 2007:
This is simply amazing! To catch the event in the process ... the map flying around, clearly visible in the canopy, along with the guys trying to brace themselves ... and the propeller tearing itself to pieces while it chews the turf. An absolutely incredible photo. Here's hoping the folks involved were no more than just a little shaken ...

A visitor from United States posted Wed June 20, 2007:
Wow, what timing to catch this one!

A visitor from Australia posted Wed June 20, 2007:
What timing to capture the moment and clarity!! i think this picture will be doing the rounds on the internet

User photo albums containing this photo   [Hide]Create your own photo album!
Hot Wings by member tomford
These are the best photos on Airliners net-great shots
Dreamshots!! by member ZERO18
Looks like they were taken out of a dream!! Enjoy!!
A.net First-Class Pics by member ArturVix
Top notch shots !
THE BEST'S . Nothing Else!!! Only The Best's And Only On Airliners.net by member caliskan543
Some of the most attractive shots for you... Enjoy... (Live - To be updated)
Awesome Shots by member Shnoob940
My favourites.
Alcaeus's Picture Book by member Alcaeus
Some of my favourite photos
The Best Of Airliners.net by member Armageddon
Simply the best!
Accidents by member YYZflyer
Crashes, incidents, mishaps, or anything else related
My Favourites by member PedroACE
All my favourite photos on A.net so far
My Favorites From A/L.net by member b747mikky
Images I like most
Best Of The Best IMHO by member Chukcha
The pictures I love...
Weasels Favs~Updated Daily! by member wildweasel11
Just some shots that I like... Nothing French
Pearls Of Aviation Photography - The Best, Really!!! by member jmattner
my private favorite-pics collection
My Favorite Pictures//En Cok Sevdigim Resimler//Meine Lieblingsbilder by member LufthansaPilot
Only the best for you guys!
Good by member bravo45
Rainbow Contrail
The Best Of Aviation by member SmithNL
My selection of the best pictures on Airliners.net, with a bit more interest for Dutch airlines. 300.000 views!
Pras's Civilian Airliners' Album by member pras
My favourite photos of civilian a/c
Yan Album by member b787Dreamliner
A selection of my favorites pics on Airliners.net
The Aviation Photography At Its Best by member DNKanais
My favourite photos on A.net :)
Top 500s And My Favs by member karabaa340
Great images
Beasts Of The Skies by member KilRoy07
28000+
Thijs' Album by member thijs025
nice pictures
Cunning Captures by member Daleaholic
Photos which I believe capture aviation in a unique way!
Thaman's Pics by member thaman
whatever 'takes my fancy'
!!!! - The BEST Ever On @.NET - !!!!!!! by member MLWinans
The ones that always make you say I wish I could be the guy takin that picture.
Commercial Aviation by member braniffthebest
From Emirates to Eastern
Aviation Photography At Its Best - High Quality Shots by member Jetfreak
an album full of stunning high quality pictures
Unusual Situations by member billardth
Aircrafts in amazing and unaccustomed situations
~@~ MY FAVORITES ON @.NET ~@~ by member Viper911
All the Shots that make this site so Special.
Best Pictures by member Spenser
My Favorites
Daily Work by member Dalton767
Working!
Amazing Pictures by member Misty
some of the best
Robin's Choice by member Robin9319
My favorites on a.net !
Chanticleer by member nwarooster
N368NB & N763NC MSP MAY 10, 2005
Airliners Of The World by member acroAirFun
Mainly big jets - simply beautiful.
AWAN's Sweet Shots Of A/C Super Album by member AnthonyWan
cool pics
Lutti's Favorites by member derLutti
11.111+ pictures I like...
Perfect Pictures by member jhz94
Perfect Pictures
Flying Beauty by member aerofede
Every photo that shows that flying is one of the best activities ever conceived
Dan's Choice Awards by member machwebuk
A selection of my favorite photo's
Not Something You See Every Day by member AllegiantAir
Strange pics I've seen looking through the database.
All-Time Hot Shots by member September11
ranked #1, #2, #3, & #4
Planemaker by member aicm42
the best photos airliners in the world
I530j's Top Of Day Photos by member i530j
Updated Live, all the top of the day photos. 2000+ photos!
The Amazing Propeller S World by member FZardini
Watch what propellers can do! Includes head-on images of static props
Just Great Shots From Great Photographers! by member brettdespain
These guys are good!
Damage; Ouch That's Gotta Hurt! by member JetMech
Deep pockets needed here!
✈ ✈ ✈ ✈ ✈ Simply, EPIC ✈ ✈ ✈ ✈ ✈ by member MaximLezin
~ Exuberant ~ Triumphant ~ EPIC ~
Great Shots From All Over The World by member PanAm_DC10
A selection of shots we can all enjoy!
My Fav's by member 135Mech
Thanks to all the fantastic photographers out there!
Personal Choice. by member Fox808
Everything that looks good :)
MY CHOICE II by member gsspotter
MY CHOICE II
Fabster's Favs by member fabster4444
The Superb and Unusual
Mike's Favorite Pictures. by member G38
There is a little bit of everything here. Only the best!! From the big and beautiful to the small and fast.
The Real Wings Of The Web. Awesome Shots! by member NaPapa
Breath taking, amazing pictures!
My Next Desktop by member woodart
Photos suitable for wallpaper
Only Amazing by member unitedairlines
The Best Pictures!!
The Best Of A.net by member N243NW
Believe me, this is only a small fraction of what this site has to offer!
Nothing Special by member peacemaker0079
Just some Photos I ran into
A.net Pics - My Favourites by member Climb1
Just a selection of my favourite pics on A.net
Photographer's Choice Pics by member YYZflyer
Photos that have been awarded photographers choice
Nice Shots by member A3M
at airliners.net
Whoops! by member Skywatch
A Collection of Accidents and Mishaps. Thanks to the photographers for keeping us up to date!
**{--The BEST EVER Shots--}** by member Newcastle
**Recently Updated! With 72, 000 views!**
Great Pictures by member hbpilot22
some of the best on the web
The Birds Of The Sky. by member MogaViorel
In my opinion, the best photos of Airliners.
Britain At It's Best by member zDom
UK
Oh, Boy !!! by member dylan
Things you don`t see every day...
My Favorite. by member flugnord
Pictures I like
A Little Bit Of Everything... by member Marshies
Fixed wing and helo favorites over the years; some artsy, some just cool
Out Of Curiosity! by member AZ610
A collection of particular and strange things.
PLANES by member boki
MY FAVORITE PICURES
"WOW" Shots by member jenkingeorge
amazing photos ~ planes ive piloted ~ my local pics ~ and much much more!!!
Great Pics!! by member knes
Anything that catches my eye ;)
Best Pictures by member AirMalta
best of the best
The Small Ones by member jmattner
great pictures of or from small aircraft with no, one or two engines
Props by member mrccavalcanti
best of
Only The Magnificent by member AndyCZE
Scenes I'd like to see with my own eyes.
Interesting Shots by member 2H4
Shots that catch a database editor's eye
Jack's Favourites by member JackNewport
A collection of my favourite photos.
Interesting Pictures! by member MiG35
Interesting photoes!
My Favourite / Ulubione Zdjecia by member JJay78
photos that I like the most
Aviation At Its Best by member rn96
The best of the best.
Cool Shots by member KillerFox
my favorites
Hades by member Hloutweg
Scrapped air and space craft
You'll Like What You See! by member kidflyer1
You just want to be There!
THINGS THAT STAND OUT by member seanp01
A MUST SEE ALBUM- Things that are odd or just look very intersting
The Pics I Like Very Much by member SteffiPeters
nothing more to say
Cracking Shots. by member scoward
My personal Favourites from Airliners.net.
Newfster's Favorites by member Newfster
My Favorites!
Dr. Mike's Mixed Planes by member msilberstein
Good photos
My Favs! by member szatanowska
a little of everything
Random by member vikkyvik
Just some other ones that I wanted to save for whatever reason...
CrashSpotter by member DREAMSPOTTER
Oups...!
Best Photos by member Tinek
best photos on Airliners.net
Bluedevil's Special by member bluedevil
strange and unusual aviation pics
Moriarty Is Not Morbid, But Very Interested In Crashes/incidents by member Moriarty
My respect to anyone affected by the situations (both lethal and non-lethal) here. I have a strong interest in accidents and their investigations.
Nice Shot.. by member eedevoto
the best
RIP - Crashed - Destroyed - Scrapped. by member eksath
These aircrafts/air crew were all destroyed in aviation accidents. The crews walked away in some but not in all. RIP.
General 4 by member bichoferag
-
Tops AIRLINERS.NET by member paltra
As tops do airliners.net
Flaggy's Favourite Fotos!! by member REF
My favourite photos
Amazing Aviation by member Tangoswiss
See how Amazing Aviation can Be
Fav. Planes, Shots, And Whatnot by member GQfluffy
Random favorite A.net pics
Qualify For BEST!!! by member citruswolf5
I think these are the best of best
Incey Wincey by member AlexatAMS
Little tiny planes in all conditions.
The Best Photos And My Favorites by member Brazile
The best photos and my favorites
Favorite Photos by member BobWeaver
All around best photos on A.net
Crashes by member wabbit42
An album showing pictures of crashes.
Oddities by member 48V
odd things on a.net
General 1 by member bichoferag
A-
Amazing Moments by member inferno
The right place at the right time
Accidentes by member antoniov
Todos equipos
Bob's Album by member w9xy
Favorites
OH NO, Surely NOT..... by member piston2011
Oops....
Like It ! by member osapratama
I hope you like it too!
Best Shots by member flyCots
by flyCots
Stand Outs by member qswags
Pictures that catch my eye.
My Photoalbum by member Truman
My favourites
My Favorites by member bawls327
Favorite pics on airliners
Now That's Special! by member BTCCMan
The best of ANet IMHO
Small Plane Crashes by member September11
many accidents but not all here
Kool Shots by member trant78
Just some plain Kool shots!!!
My Favs by member hvs89
My favs
VHECA's Top Pics - A Must See! by member VHECA
I think that these photos are the best on A.net
All-time Faves 2 by member MIKEP777
Cracking WHOOPS shots. Enjoy
Jets by member billdaugherty
turbine powered
Favorites by member subzero
Just my favorites.
WyoFreightdog by member Caboclo
Whatever strikes my fancy
Stuff by member stealthpilot
Why we're all here....
Timmi's Pick by member YLWbased
my pick, enjoy :)
Best Pics On Airliners.net by member Twitan
My fav pics on Airliners.net
Flying Machines by member mcraffael
My choice
My Airplanes by member b767boyd
These are the types I've flown
Photos ? by member paraciel
photo !
Antti`s Photo Album by member Antti1994
-
Mes GG Favorites by member gregoryg
Mes GG favorites
My Favourite Pictures by member YannickH
The best pictures in airliners.net
Right Place Right Time! by member damien846
Just good shots..........................
Random Pics by member Wipeout
-
Actic Hub by member lakeman755
Photos that anchorage loves
Ben De Aynisini Cekerdim Vallahi... by member muzikopat
Benim klasimda cekilmis fotograflar :P
Leenone's Air Pic Choice by member leenone
leenone's air pic choice
Favorites by member wjcollum
No Rhyme or Reason, Just Airplanes, Airlines, and Airports I Like
My Favorites by member mcdu
best bets
Whoops! by member schlattone
special shots
PakAviator by member Faruqui
Personal choice
WTF! by member Dahlgardo
Weird things
The Best Of Airliners.net by member UAL747DEN
A look at the top pictures of the industry
Best Of Everything by member DuckButter
The best, from flightdecks to fly-bys
OOPS! by member Slyguy
OOPS, I did it again.
Aircraft Accidents by member Bruiser
Ooops
Fotos by member Ovt
fotos
Aviones by member Pirata
fotos de aviones
Strike A Pose! by member AndreMD11
The very best aviation photos
Rajbhatia009 by member rajbhatia009
raj collection
Favorites by member smcmac32msn
Favorites
Crash Photos by member Birdwatching
Crashes
Photos I Like by member lor
Some ANet photos I like
Yet Another Favorites Album by member GAIsweetGAI
Any pictures I find interesting, including places I've been to, A/C I've been on etc.
My Favorite Shots by member ManuCH
Some of the best photos found on Airliners.net
Mishaps by member vilperi
Things didn���´t go well.
Aerei by member marcithebest
molto bello
Webspy´s Favorites by member webspy
What´s on!
My Favorites by member 5bricker8
General
Mutlus by member mutlus
Love This Machines
The Wonders Of Powered Flight by member rpiereck
My collection of what I think are the best photos of airborne machines
Favourites by member StevenPam
Shots that made me go WOW, or from which I learnt something about aeroplanes
My Album by member kristerl
My album
Crashes by member viper1
Aircraft crashes
OOPS! by member blunderbuss
SOMEONE screwed up...
Cool Aircraft by member grimmace
look
Comic Moment by member dhani
Scary but funny things
Best Of GA by member Bzwebner
The very best of General Aviation
Oops by member aoseka
All the accident oopses
Right Place, Right Time by member b737seattle
Rare aviation events
Meilleurs Photos De Victor by member Poupouille
Créé par papa
Selection by member prosim4u
Selection for my new office
Other (Airplane) by member nhraracer90
Other (Airplane)
Eye Catchers by member Jwh0624
The pictures that i keep going back to look at
Following My Dreams by member chrcaremanav
My Dream at 46 years young to work in Aviation.
WHOOPS!!!! by member colinwu18
WHOOPS
My Favorites by member mvanliessum
none
View more albums and create your own