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Monmouthshire fatal accident

Old 14th Jun 2018, 06:54
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Monmouthshire fatal accident

This crash happened on Sunday:


An earlier eye-witness report indicated it might have been a motor glider.
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Old 14th Jun 2018, 07:28
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It was a Grob G109B owned by one the chaps on board. He also owned a Discus glider which gives me the feeling of an experienced pilot. Will have to wait for the AAIB report to se what went wrong here.
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