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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 122794
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Date:28-MAY-2011
Time:c. 11:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic C82R model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna R182 Skylane RG
Owner/operator:Wally Brink Property Investments
Registration: ZS-KSZ
MSN: R182-01723
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:5km from the farm Morningstar 22km N of Koster, North-West Province -   South Africa
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:FAMM (Mafikeng)
Destination airport:FAMM (Mafikeng)
Investigating agency: CAA SouthAfrica
Narrative:
Aircraft was participating in the annual President's Trophy Air Race when, according to witnesses, it collided with high tension power lines spanning a deep valley and crashed approximately 200m further on.

Sources:

1. ]PTAR 2011 Announcement
2. C-182 Down at PTAR 2011
3. Vliegongeluk eis ervare pa, seun

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: CAA SouthAfrica
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Images:


Rustenburg, May 29, 2010 11:50AM

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-May-2011 09:24 Topaz Added
28-May-2011 09:40 Topaz Updated [Date, Source]
28-May-2011 09:43 Topaz Updated [Source]
28-May-2011 10:38 flyafrica Updated [Source]
28-May-2011 11:37 Topaz Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Source]
28-May-2011 11:40 Topaz Updated [Source]
28-May-2011 13:31 Topaz Updated [Narrative]
28-May-2011 16:34 Alpine Flight Updated [Aircraft type]
28-May-2011 16:47 Topaz Updated [Location, Narrative]
29-May-2011 18:21 Topaz Updated [Time, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]

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