No. 8763. Scheibe SF-25C Falke (VH-KPK c/n 44182)
Photographed at Watts Bridge, Queensland, Australia, 2008, by Ian McDonell

Scheibe SF-25C Falke

03/31/2009. Remarks by Johan Visschedijk: "Produced in 1976, this Falke (Falcon) motor glider came to Australia on October 27, 1999, registered to John Harry Giddy. On July 27, 2008, it was reregistered to Neale Halsall. Neale and his passenger, Shane Winter (President of QVAG, Queensland Vintage Aeroplane Group) were fatally injured on 1 September 2008, when VH-KPK collided with terrain at Watts Bridge Memorial Airfield, Queensland."

Read the type remarks on page 5856.

Created March 31, 2009