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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 222846
Last updated: 11 September 2019
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Date:11-MAR-2019
Time:12:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic SIRA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Tecnam P2002JF Sierra
Owner/operator:Waterford Aero Club Ltd.
Registration: EI-GIS
C/n / msn: 191
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Waterford Airport, Ballygarran, Co Waterford -   Ireland
Phase: Approach
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Waterford Airport (WAT/EIWF)
Destination airport:Waterford Airport (WAT/EIWF)
Narrative:
After a reported technical malfunction, the trainee pilot tried to return to the airport. On approach the plane clipped some trees and crashed. The pilot suffered minor injuries.

Sources:

https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/pilot-has-remarkable-escape-from-light-aircraft-crash-37900642.html
https://www.wlrfm.com/2019/03/11/plane-crash/
https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/ireland/trainee-pilot-injured-in-light-aircraft-crash-near-waterford-airport-910204.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Mar-2019 14:56 gerard57 Added
11-Mar-2019 15:17 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
11-Mar-2019 15:20 RobertMB Updated [Cn, Operator]
11-Mar-2019 15:29 Aerossurance Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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