Author Topic: c/n 1467, N69VJ  (Read 2796 times)

Doug Johnson

c/n 1467, N69VJ
« on: May 29, 2015, 04:34:57 AM »
7 picture check your albums. Please do an internet search maybe you'll come up with one I couldn't find, I need all the help I can get.

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c/n 1467, built 01/74 as model H-295, original registry N68861 John Roberts ltd SC (dealer) installed temp 55 gal ferry fuel system for expoft sold '78, dereg export rereg (G-BGAO ntu) Lowland Aero serv ltd Scotland sold '78, rereg G-BGIX Nordic Oil Services ltd Scotland sold '89, Caroline Mary Lee (Fanners Farm), England accident the pilot was landing on a 1,350' private grass strip, which tapers in width from 186' at the 24 threshold to 140' at the other end. Wind was north-westerly at 5 to 10 kts and the aircraft touched down centrally, approximately 500' beyond the threshold. During the landing roll, the aircraft skidded on wet grass and veered to the left. The skid was arrested when, at low speed, the aircraft encountered a hedge @ Great Waltham, Essex 11/89, next accident the aircraft touched down on Runway 02 at North Weald with a strong and gusting wind from the right. Shortly after, the right wing lifted and the left wing tip contacted the runway surface. It is probable that the gust exceeded the crosswind limits for the aircraft @ North Weald Fld Essex 5/09 sold '11, dereg export rereg N69VJ Kathryn Clark AK installed 3,800lb up-gross placed on floats (1300hr TTAF)sold 11/14, CF Lucidia Group llc (DS Hogan) Anchorage, AK reg 12/15, placed on the New model Airglass composite retractable wheel ski GLH3000, returned to straight floats

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As always any further information or pictures would be greatly appreciated.

« Last Edit: November 09, 2019, 05:47:00 PM by Doug Johnson »

Doug Johnson

Re: c/n 1467, N69VJ
« Reply #1 on: December 17, 2015, 05:46:29 PM »
I happened to notice c/n 1467 was registered a few days ago. Must have gotten paperwork in order.

Just in time to put it under a really big Christmas tree.
« Last Edit: November 09, 2019, 05:36:12 PM by Doug Johnson »

Doug Johnson 1

Re: c/n 1467, N69VJ
« Reply #2 on: March 20, 2017, 06:49:43 AM »
Jet photos now has a pic showing N69VJ on floats at what appears to be Lake Hood AK thought I would re-post it here.

Anyone have a picture of 1467 on skis?

« Last Edit: November 09, 2019, 01:15:20 PM by Doug Johnson 1 »

Doug Johnson

Re: c/n 1467, N69VJ
« Reply #3 on: November 09, 2019, 01:05:12 PM »
I found a couple picture 1 while with Kathryn the other an older B/W photo while still in England I will open them in the queue above as 1 and 5 in an attempt to keep them in chronological order.
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