On October 22, 2005, at 0839, A Piper PA-38-112, foreign registry G-BYLE, collided with the terrain while returning to the Biggin Hill Airport (EGKB), Biggin Hill, United Kingdom. The pilot and student pilot on board were fatally injured. The airplane was substantially damaged. The flight originated from EGKB shortly before the accident. Use your browsers 'back' function to return to synopsisReturn to Query Page
Preliminary information received from the government of the United Kingdom indicated the airplane departed from runway 21 at EGKB. The pilot reported having a problem and was attempting to return to the airport when the accident occurred.
The investigation is under the jurisdiction of the government of the United Kingdom. Further information pertaining to this accident may be obtained from:
Department of Transport
Air Accident Investigation Branch
Berkshire Copse Road
Hants GU11 2HH