ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145358
Last updated: 24 April 2014
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Date:30-APR-2012
Time:16:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic E300 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Extra 300L
Owner/operator:LEKI Aerobatic Team
Registration: D-EWKL
C/n / msn: 064
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Hahnweide Airfield - EDST, Kircheim unter Teck -   Germany
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:EDST
Destination airport:EDST
Narrative:
An Extra 300L reportedly suffered engine problems after takeoff from Hahnweide Airfield - EDST, Kirchheim unter Teck.
Attempting to return to the airport failed and the aircraft crashed into a wooded area, about 500m from the airport, caught fire, and burned out.

The co-pilot was killed and the pilot tried to rescue him, but sustaind serious injuries and was airlifted to hospital.

Sources:
http://www.ispo-newsblog.com/2012/04/30/lekis-boss-meets-death-in-his-own-airplane/
http://www.bild.de/news/inland/flugzeugabsturz/skistock-koenig-klaus-lenhart-stirbt-bei-flugtragoedie-23925968.bild.html
http://www.focus.de/panorama/vermischtes/absturz-eines-kunstflugzeuges-in-baden-wuerttemberg-geschaeftsmann-stirbt-bei-flugzeugabsturz_aid_745484.html
http://www.teckbote.de/nachrichten/stadt-kreis_artikel,-Klaus-Lenhart-stirbt-bei-Flugzeugabsturz-_arid,72776.html
http://krohmies.de/2012/04/30/in-memoriam-klaus-lenhart/

http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-photos/photos/2/2/6/1985622.jpg (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Apr-2012 13:48 copi Added
30-Apr-2012 13:52 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]
30-Apr-2012 14:14 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Source, Damage]
30-Apr-2012 14:15 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Operator]
30-Apr-2012 16:33 RobertMB Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
30-Apr-2012 16:36 RobertMB Updated [Location, Narrative]
16-Feb-2013 14:27 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Operator, Narrative]
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