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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 75402
Last updated: 5 September 2019
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Time:16:55 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic BX2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Brändli BX-2 Cherry
Registration: OE-ARH
C/n / msn: 175
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Vilshofen Airfield - EDMV -   Germany
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:EDMV
Destination airport:LOLG
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Crashed just after takeoff from Vilshofen Airfield (EDMV). Pilot (72) died. The austrian registred BX-2 was destroyed.
Cause: loss of control shortly after takeoff. It is considered possible that the very high temperature in the cockpit influenced the pilot's health. Tests revealed a possible temperature of 44-51°C.


[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:] (photo of the Cherry when it was tested as OE-VPO)

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

04-Jul-2010 01:17 TB Added
04-Jul-2010 01:20 TB Updated [Date, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
04-Jul-2010 01:28 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator]
04-Jul-2010 02:37 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Plane category, ]
05-Jul-2010 00:39 PC12 Updated [Source]
04-Jan-2011 16:07 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
24-Oct-2011 11:49 harro Updated [Time, Operator, Source, Narrative]
11-Jun-2012 11:29 Anon. Updated [Source]
27-Dec-2016 09:56 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Location, Narrative]

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