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Light aircraft down in the Lake District , Cumbria

Old 11th Oct 2020, 22:15
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Light aircraft down in the Lake District , Cumbria

Sadly pilot reported killed as lone occupant but very few details at present . RIP .
From the BBC ; https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-cumbria-54501995 .
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Old 12th Oct 2020, 14:12
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Do we know if that photo was on the day concened? Low cloud, high ground?
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Old 12th Oct 2020, 14:44
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Moe information has now been released:

https://www.nottinghampost.com/news/...tragic-4598966
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Old 12th Oct 2020, 16:37
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Aircraft appears to have been Aerobat G-CIIR.

The plot on FR24 shows it as departing from Gamston, with a stop possibly at Netherthorpe before heading north.

Final position plot was approaching Ullswater, around 5 nm SSE of Troutbeck.

Originally Posted by Timmy Tomkins View Post
Do we know if that photo was on the day concened? Low cloud, high ground?
Nope - Google StreetView photo.
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As reported, registration confirmed. R.I.P.

https://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/243808
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Old 12th Oct 2020, 21:18
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Originally Posted by Newforest2 View Post
As reported, registration confirmed. R.I.P.
As per the photo link in the previous post.
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