ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 139528
Last updated: 30 August 2019
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:14-OCT-2011
Time:12:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DV20 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Diamond DA20-C1 Eclipse
Owner/operator:Aero Link Air Services
Registration: EC-KDS
C/n / msn: C0256
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Near Amurrio -   Spain
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Bilbao Airport - LEBB
Destination airport:Bilbao Airport - LEBB
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Narrative:
A Diamond DA20-C1 Eclipse crashed on a hillside near Amurrio after the engine stopped due to fuel shortage.
The nose impacted the ground when the pilot attempted to perform a forced landing on upsloping terrain.
Bot occupants were killed.

Sources:

http://www.fomento.gob.es/NR/rdonlyres/2B31A8A2-6642-44F3-9B8F-BDED78CC8CE1/118856/2011_042_A_ENG.pdf
http://videos.emporda.info/societat/20111014/accident-davioneta-amurrio-alaba-26555.shtm
http://www.eitb.com/fr/infos/societe/detail/756103/biscaye--mort-chute-dun-petit-avion/
https://www.ntsb.gov/aviationquery/brief.aspx?ev_id=20111020X94232&key=1
https://www.flickr.com/photos/soyjimmy/3370704530/sizes/o/in/photostream/ (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Oct-2011 06:50 RobertMB Added
16-Jul-2013 19:16 harro Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
01-Dec-2017 19:00 harro Updated [Source]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description