Accident: Beechcraft Bonanza A36 (Modified), N7205R, Ballingarry Co Limerick, 9 Aug 2002: Report No 2004-014


Following take-off from a private grass airstrip, the aircraft did not achieve sufficient fly-away airspeed and stalled. It struck a solid hedgerow and came to rest in an open field adjacent to the airstrip.  The aircraft was a write-off as a result of the accident, and a passenger subsequently died as a consequence of injuries received in the accident. The pilot and the other passenger also suffered injuries. The report makes two Safety Recommendations.


Occurrence Date: 
Friday, 9 August, 2002
Report Date: 
Monday, 13 September, 2004