microlight aircraft


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microlight aircraft

microlight aircraft
A basic low-performance aircraft designed to carry not more than two persons that meets low-momentum parameters that are acceptable to the national aviation regulating authority.
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"At around noon, there was an incident involving a exwing microlight aircraft with two people on board while it was coming into land," said a spokesman for the airport.
MICROLIGHT AIRCRAFT CRASH: A microlight aircraft wreckage which was crashed in a forested land in the Lara Kundu region of southern Antalya province on Monday was recorded burning on a cell phone camera.
The bursuries cover a wide range of activities including paragliding, gliding, hang-gliding, sports parachuting, microlight aircraft, helicopter, fixed wing aircraft and the designing, building and flying of model aeroplanes.
TRIBUTES poured in last night for two men who died after their microlight aircraft crashed.
EMERGENCY crews were put on alert after a microlight aircraft crashed on a North Wales beach on Saturday afternoon.
A man was last night fighting for his life after a microlight aircraft crashed on a golf course in Staffordshire.
He worked with Paul Dewhurst of Flylight Airsports, a Midlands based manufacturer of microlight aircraft.
AN air accident investigation was underway last night after a man was killed when his microlight aircraft crashed into a Staffordshire field.
A BRITISH pilot on a charity mission to fly round the world in a microlight aircraft is being held by Chinese police.
It contains a microlight aircraft called the Shadow--not unusual except that its pilot is Trevor Jones, who is paralyzed from the shoulders down.
Tenders are invited for proc of spares of garud microlight aircraft