Accident Beagle B.121 Pup 1 PH-VRV, Thursday 29 October 1970
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Date:Thursday 29 October 1970
Type:Silhouette image of generic PUP model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Beagle B.121 Pup 1
Owner/operator:St. Vliegmaterieel Rotterdam
Registration: PH-VRV
MSN: 120
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Rotterdam Airport, Zuid-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Rotterdam The Hague Airport (RTM/EHRD)
Destination airport:Rotterdam The Hague Airport (RTM/EHRD)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
In the initial climb out, immediately after the start of a training flight, the engine stopped at a height of about 250 feet, due to carburetter icing. The pilot tried to divert to perform an emergency landing in the southwestern area of the airport.

The aircraft hit the ground in the vicinity of any situated therein buildings and drove into a ditch by a hedge, where it struck against road signs and a parked car. The aircraft was so damaged that it had to be written off. The damaged car was owned by the learner pilot


Revision history:

21-Jan-2008 10:00 ASN archive Added
12-Mar-2015 18:27 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
13-Jun-2022 20:03 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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