Hot air balloon crash in Kirkby

Hot air balloon crash in Kirkby
 

The incident in Kirkby on June 17 has been revealed in and Air Accidents Investigation Branch report.
The report published in the December bulletin said after an uneventful flight, the commander identified a potential landing site three fields away and a reserve landing site.
He started a descent towards the planned landing site but, as the balloon descended, he realised that he would actually be able to land in the first field.
During this landing, which was heavier than the commander expected, a lady cried out in pain.
Another passenger then turned towards the lady and, in doing so he... read more

 
14 December 2017 in Regional East, Views: 29
Share:
 




News Widget for Webmasters


Realtime News

 

«
»
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
    1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31