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Fatal accident in Ireland 14/6/2019

Old 14th Jun 2019, 17:53
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Fatal accident in Ireland 14/6/2019

Irish news reports 2 killed in a BRM NG5, with a pic showing apparently a clean fuselage break behind the wings, with the empenage looking undamaged. Cockpit canopy also looks o.k. www.rte.ie
The type said to be metal, and not homebuild, when Googled. Unusual accident damage.

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Old 14th Jun 2019, 19:56
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Damage apart from the tail breaking off at a transport/ construction joint looks utterly benign. Must have been a flat vertical impact?
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Old 14th Jun 2019, 20:20
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Damage apart from the tail breaking off at a transport/ construction joint looks utterly benign. Must have been a flat vertical impact?
Incl pic: https://www.irishtimes.com/news/irel...pact-1.3926112
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Stawell crash.

Same perhaps?
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One of the pilots was a friend of mine. A very experienced Instructor. Very familiar with spins in various aircraft.
It looks like a flat spin and having read the other thread about previous accidents you have to wonder if there's a problem with the type.


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