Spectrum Leisure de Havilland DH. 89 Dragon Rapide G-AIYR
José Luis Celada Euba
Paco Jover Escolano
Gerard van Oostrom
helio bastos salmon
Image ID: 31866
Operator: Spectrum Leisure - G-AIYR
Aircraft: de Havilland - DH. 89 Dragon Rapide
Airport: UK - England - Duxford (EGSU)
Category: Main database
Photo taken on 2005-7-9 by aerovet [Contact]
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(22.12.2008, 07:58 CET)
According to an eye witness, on start-up for a pleasure flight a flame was seen to shoot out of the starboard engine exhaust and set fire to the wing. The pilot and passengers evacuated the aircraft safely and the fire was extinguished. The damage was confined to a 3m section of the lower wing.
(26 December 2008 - 14:59 CET)
Yikes! Glad no one was hurt and the damage was minimal.
(13 January 2009 - 20:26 CET)
glad the plane suvived the damage
(16 December 2009 - 16:36 CET)
Shame to see such beauties in flames
4 keith c.mace.
(29 December 2009 - 18:42 CET)
did my first free fall from this beautiful plane(at st just airstrip).so pleased she survived.