A Solihull pensioner was fighting for his life last night after a microlight
crashed into his camper van at a Midlands transport festival.
plummeted onto farmland close to Ensor Farm, Sandon, near Stone, and a man thought to be in his 40s was certified dead at the scene.
needs to be licensed, you need training, you need insurance and you must adhere to the law, the Air Navigation Order.
Confirming the death, a spokesperson forMerseyside Policesaid: "We can confirm following a microlight
aircraft crash this evening, Thursday, 11 April, at the Royal Birkdale Golf Course a person was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.
Chief flying instructor at the airfield Mark Holmes said: "An aircraft, microlight
, stalled and crashed on the runway.
Baghpat (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Oct 5 ( ANI ): An Indian Air Force (IAF) microlight
aircraft crash landed in Uttar Pradesh's Baghpat district on Friday.
The C130 crews said they were on a low level training mission and had not seen the microlight
, too small to show on radar.
1998 - A daredevil British pilot was flying high after completing a record-breaking 49-day 12,000-mile microlight
flight to Australia and raising thousands of pounds for charity.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: "Upon arrival ambulance staff found a microlight
which had made an emergency landing in a field.
SKYWATCHERS will be treated to the spectacular sight of dozens of microlight
aircraft flying down the route of the River Tyne this summer.
The Mumbai Polices onepage order claims that since terrorists and anti- social elements may use drones, remote- controlled aerial missiles, para- gliders or remote- controlled microlight
aircrafts for an attack between July 4 and August 2, remote- controlled drones or microlight
airborne devices would not be allowed over the citys skyline.