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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 152399
Last updated: 5 October 2019
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Date:10-JAN-2013
Time:c. 07:00
Type:Windlass Aquila Trike
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: Missing
C/n / msn: ?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Wintervogel Airfield, Malmesbury, Western Cape -   South Africa
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:Wintervogel Airfield
Destination airport:Wintervogel Airfield
Narrative:
An Aquila trike with pilot and a passenger departed Wintervogel Airstrip, Malmesbury, Western Cape, on a local sight-seeing flight. The trike was returning to land to pick up another passenger when it crashed in a field near the hangars, caught fire and burnt out. There were two fatalities.

Sources:

1. Avcom
2. Light aircraft crashes near Malmesbury
3. Two dead in Western Cape plane crash
http://web.archive.org/web/20130113040830/http://www.sabc.co.za:80/news/a/bca98a004e211c6e8728b7f251b4e4e2/Two-dead-in-Western-Cape-plane-crash-20130110
https://tracks4africa.co.za/listings/item/w126573/
https://www.sa-venues.com/things-to-do/westerncape/take-flight-in-a-microlight/
http://www.leeulekker.com/articles/view/south-africa/western-cape/malmesbury/microlights-hang-gliders/aquila_microlight_safaris


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Jan-2013 01:13 Topaz Added
10-Jan-2013 02:22 Topazs Updated [Source]
10-Jan-2013 03:10 Topaz Updated [Source]
12-Jan-2013 12:03 Geno Updated [Registration, Cn, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]

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