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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 73643
Last updated: 3 December 2019
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Date:26-MAR-2010
Time:day
Type:ultralight
Owner/operator:private
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Moulay Abdellah Lake, near Skhirat -   Morocco
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Sheikh Ahmed bin Zayed al-Nahayan, the brother of the United Arab Emirates president, went missing after his ultralight crashed in a lake in Morocco, state news agency WAM reported Friday. One of the two survived. Sheikh Ahmed bin Zayed al-Nahayan's body was found tuesday 30 march.
The pilot was rescued but the search continues for Sheikh Ahmed, who is managing director of the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority and chairman of the board of trustees of the Zayed Foundation for Charity and Humanitarian Works.
Sheikh Ahmed was found dead a few days later.

Sources:

http://edition.cnn.com/2010/WORLD/meast/03/27/investment.fund.missing/index.html
http://www.earthtimes.org/articles/show/316016,uae-presidents-brother-missing-after-plane-crash-in-morocco.html#ixzz0jMkK8apc


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Mar-2010 04:30 gerard57 Added
27-Mar-2010 11:40 flyflyfly Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Source, Plane category, ]
30-Mar-2010 07:50 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Narrative]
30-Mar-2010 08:20 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type]
30-Mar-2010 08:23 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Damage, Narrative, Plane category, ]
24-Feb-2018 18:11 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source, Narrative]
24-Feb-2018 18:12 TB Updated [Time, Narrative]

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