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Aircraft Down Nylstroom

Unread post by rouge » Fri May 10, 2019 3:01 pm

Tomahawk went down near Nylstroom this morning. Pilot is from Volksrust. Apparently fatal. Does anyone have anymore info?
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Re: Aircraft Down Nylstroom

Unread post by Whirly » Fri May 10, 2019 3:04 pm

Oh no, I hope it is not who I think it is! :shock: :cry:

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Re: Aircraft Down Nylstroom

Unread post by Ray W » Fri May 10, 2019 3:06 pm

Whirly wrote:
Fri May 10, 2019 3:04 pm
Oh no, I hope it is not who I think it is! :shock: :cry:

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I hope the same. Anybody got anymore news ?
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Re: Aircraft Down Nylstroom

Unread post by Sardyn » Fri May 10, 2019 3:20 pm

I still spoke to them on the air today. They told me they on their way to Nylstroom...
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Re: Aircraft Down Nylstroom

Unread post by jimdavis » Fri May 10, 2019 3:24 pm

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Re: Aircraft Down Nylstroom

Unread post by Sideslip » Fri May 10, 2019 3:25 pm

Oh no. Only one Tomahawk at Volksrust I’m sure.

If I recall correctly it has been fitted with a motor car engine.
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Re: Aircraft Down Nylstroom

Unread post by FlyingArrow » Fri May 10, 2019 3:30 pm

Hi Guys. Sad news. NO NO NO. Just to correct. it happened in Nelspruit. 2 fatalities.
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Re: Aircraft Down Nylstroom

Unread post by Whirly » Fri May 10, 2019 3:31 pm

Sardyn wrote:
Fri May 10, 2019 3:20 pm
I still spoke to them on the air today. They told me they on their way to Nylstroom...
They? :shock: Even worse! :cry: :cry:

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Re: Aircraft Down Nylstroom

Unread post by FlyingArrow » Fri May 10, 2019 3:38 pm

FlyingArrow wrote:
Fri May 10, 2019 3:30 pm
Hi Guys. Sad news. NO NO NO. Just to correct. it happened in Nelspruit. 2 fatalities.
Correction guys. Nylstroom
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Re: Aircraft Down Nylstroom

Unread post by Sardyn » Fri May 10, 2019 3:40 pm

Sjoe. I still spoke to them on the air. They told me they were going to Nylstroom..
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Re: Aircraft Down Nylstroom

Unread post by Whirly » Fri May 10, 2019 3:49 pm

Whirly wrote:
Fri May 10, 2019 3:04 pm
Oh no, I hope it is not who I think it is! :shock: :cry:

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Unfortunately my fears are confirmed, two dead! :cry: :cry:

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Re: Aircraft Down Nylstroom

Unread post by Stertsleper » Fri May 10, 2019 3:51 pm

Tomahawk now had a Lycoming engine.

Pilot and his wife passed away.
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Re: Aircraft Down Nylstroom

Unread post by Ray W » Fri May 10, 2019 3:54 pm

Stertsleper wrote:
Fri May 10, 2019 3:51 pm
Tomahawk now had a Lycoming engine.

Pilot and his wife passed away.
That's terrible news
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Re: Aircraft Down Nylstroom

Unread post by Dobbs » Fri May 10, 2019 4:03 pm

Spoke to him at Vryheid 2 weeks ago. What a legend 😢
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Re: Aircraft Down Nylstroom

Unread post by Scrapyard Dog » Fri May 10, 2019 4:07 pm

Happened on my friends farm. 2 fatalities.

Apparently the farmer just saw smoke and reacted to a possible fire and found an aircraft wreck.

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