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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 139271
Last updated: 25 April 2019
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Date:16-OCT-2011
Time:17:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-18-95 (L-18C) Super Cub
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: OO-KKK
C/n / msn: 18-3155
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Verviers-Theux (Laboru) Airfield - EBTX -   Belgium
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Verviers-Theux (Laboru) Airfield - EBTX
Destination airport:Schaffen-Diest Airfield - EBDT
Narrative:
A Piper PA-18-95 (L-18C) Super Cub crashed just after take-off from Verviers-Theux (Laboru) Airfield (EBTX).
Both occupants deceased.
Reason unknown at present, though engine problem suspected..

Sources:

https://www.hbvl.be/cnt/aid1085177/vliegtuigje-stort-neer-2-doden
http://www.luchtzak.be/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=45938
http://www.hln.be/hln/nl/921/Kanaal-Nieuws/article/detail/1334659/2011/10/16/Twee-doden-na-ongeval-met-vliegtuig-in-Theux.dhtml
https://www.rtl.be/info/regions/liege/crash-d-un-avion-de-tourisme-pres-de-theux-deux-morts-253487.aspx

http://jetphotos.net/viewphoto.php?id=6043459&nseq=2 (photo)


Images:

Photo of OO-KKK courtesy AirHistory.net


Verviers / Theux (EBTX)
13 August 2010; (c) Tom Cole

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Oct-2011 12:46 simulator Added
16-Oct-2011 12:47 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
16-Oct-2011 12:47 Anon. Updated [Embed code]
16-Oct-2011 13:05 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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