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Crash of a Socata TBM-900 in Fairoaks

Date & Time: Oct 15, 2016 at 0835 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
M-VNTR
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Douglas - Fairoaks
MSN:
1097
YOM:
2016
Location:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
The crew was performing a positioning flight to Fairoaks from Douglas (Isle of Man) to pick up a passenger. After landing, the single engine aircraft failed to stop properly, overran, went through a soft ground, lost its undercarriage and came to rest 100 yards past the runway end. Both crew members were slightly injured while the aircraft was seriously damaged. Brand new, it was delivered last September.

Crash of a Cessna 560 Citation V in Fairoaks

Date & Time: Sep 26, 1998 at 0703 LT
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
VP-CKM
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Sheffield-Fairoaks
MSN:
560-0413
YOM:
1997
Location:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Captain / Total flying hours:
14500
Captain / Total hours on type:
400.00

Crash of an Airspeed AS.10 Oxford II in Fairoaks

Date & Time: Oct 11, 1960
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
G-AHGU
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Jersey – Fairoaks
MSN:
3277
YOM:
1946
Location:
Region:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
2
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
The pilot was advised that the western part of the aerodrome was waterlogged and so landed the aircraft close to the eastern boundary. On touchdown the starboard main wheel sank into soft ground and the undercarriage leg collapsed. All three occupants were uninjured while the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.
Probable cause:
Landing on a unsuitable terrain.

Ground accident of an Avro 652 Anson XI at RAF Fairoaks

Date & Time: Apr 28, 1955
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
PH717
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Location:
Region:
Crew on board:
0
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
The aircraft suffered an undercarriage failure while taxiing at RAF Fairoaks. There were no casualties but the aircraft was not repaired.
Probable cause:
Undercarriage collapsed while taxiing.