Accident AESL Airtourer 115/T2 G-AWOZ, Saturday 7 June 1975
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Date:Saturday 7 June 1975
Type:Silhouette image of generic TOUR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
AESL Airtourer 115/T2
Registration: G-AWOZ
MSN: 507
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Chew Magna, Somerset -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed during air display at Chew Magna, Somerset, 7/6/1975 whilst flying at low level. Both persons on board (pilot and passenger) killed. According to eyewitness reports (see link #1) the aircraft was attempting to perform low-level aerobatics ("loop the loop") but did so at too low an altitude to complete the loop.

Registration G-AWOZ cancelled by the CAA 29/12/1975 as aircraft "destroyed"


1. Wings Over Somerset: Aircraft Crashes Since the End of World War II by Peter Forrester

Revision history:

17-May-2008 11:10 ASN archive Added
25-Aug-2012 15:04 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
25-Aug-2012 15:15 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
24-Jun-2013 07:51 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
24-Jun-2013 07:58 Dr. John Smith Updated
26-Jul-2015 02:24 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
07-Feb-2022 20:19 Ron Averes Updated [Aircraft type]

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