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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 220865
Last updated: 5 November 2019
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Date:16-JAN-2019
Time:12:29
Type:Airplane
Owner/operator:Private
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Gulf of Patras offshore Mesolongi, Aetolia-Acarnania -   Greece
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Mesolongi (LGME01)
Destination airport:Patras-Araxos Airport (GPA/LGRX)
Narrative:
The aircraft impacted the waters of the Gulf of Patras offshore of Mesolongi in western Aetolia-Acarnania. The two-seat airplane is missing. The pilot, Panagiotis Kefalas of Patras is said to be the sole occupant of the plane. A seat of the plane was found in the sea. The body of the deceased pilot was found on Saturday 19 January 2019.

Sources:

https://greece.greekreporter.com/2019/01/16/small-plane-crashes-in-western-greece/
https://www.google.com/maps?oe=UTF-8&hl=en-us&client=safari&um=1&ie=UTF-8&fb=1&gl=us&entry=s&sa=X&ll=38.3686739,21.430415&z=14&ftid=0x135e6e997f2ce2a1:0x400bd2ce2b98270&q=Missolonghi+302+00,+Greece&gmm=CgIgAQ%3D%3D&ved=2ahUKEwit96GL-_LfAhXRMn0KHRODDPkQ8gEwAXoECA8QDw
www.inewsgr.com
http://visitmes.gr/en/what-to-do/activities2/flying-tour.html
http://www.ekathimerini.com/236801/article/ekathimerini/news/body-of-missing-pilot-found


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Jan-2019 19:06 Geno Added
17-Jan-2019 10:51 gerard57 Updated [Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
20-Jan-2019 09:01 gerard57 Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Source, Damage, Narrative]
20-Jan-2019 18:10 Anon. Updated [Photo]

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