Accident Zlín 242L FAB-518, 21 Mar 2020
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 234227
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Type:Silhouette image of generic Z42 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Zlín 242L
Owner/operator:Bolivian Air Force (FAB)
Registration: FAB-518
MSN: 0827
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Chimoré -   Bolivia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Chimore Airport (SLCH)
Destination airport:Chimore Airport (SLCH)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The military plane crashed when pilot attempted to excecute a barrel roll at very low altitude during a training flight. Both occupants were killed, instructor and student.



Revision history:

22-Mar-2020 02:21 Captain Adam Added
22-Mar-2020 05:52 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Source, Narrative]
22-Mar-2020 08:24 harro Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code]
22-Mar-2020 21:32 Iceman 29 Updated [Phase, Embed code, Narrative]
22-Mar-2020 21:33 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
23-Mar-2020 17:08 Anon. Updated [Embed code]

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