Incident Mooney M20A G-APVV, Sunday 11 January 1981
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Date:Sunday 11 January 1981
Type:Silhouette image of generic M20P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Mooney M20A
Owner/operator:Telecom Associates
Registration: G-APVV
MSN: 1474
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Barton, Lancashire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Manchester, Barton (EGCB)
Destination airport:Kirkbride, Cumbria
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Ex N8164E, and graduated to the UK register as G-APVV 30 July 1959 (the first Mooney M 20 on the UK Civil Register). Sold on and re-registered eight times between 1959 and 1978. Last owners (from 20 January 1978) were David and Edwina Cynthia Gabbitas t/a Telecom Associates, Congleton, Cheshire (aircraft based at Barton, Manchester)

Crashed on take off from Barton on 11 January 1981, and now with the Newark Air Museum at Winthorpe, Nottinghamshire

Registration G-APVV cancelled by the CAA on 3 April 1989. Reported in April 2013 to be undergoing active restoration to static display standards



Revision history:

17-Jul-2009 22:44 VHKDK Added
10-Jan-2012 14:45 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
03-Jun-2012 11:44 Dr. John Smith Updated [Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]
04-Jun-2013 18:45 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
09-Apr-2014 14:19 Anon. Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Destination airport, Damage]
30-May-2014 17:27 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Narrative]

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