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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 147438
Last updated: 4 June 2021
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Date:05-AUG-2012
Time:20:40 CET
Type:Flylab Tucano
Owner/operator:private
Registration: Unreg.
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Ratari -   Serbia
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The owner of Flylab Tucano ultralight, performed a flight from an improvised airfield at his house. Immediately after taking off in the direction of the NNW, the owner made a right turn, climbed to a height of about 170m and joined a left circle to land in the direction of the SSE. On the way from the third to the fourth turn, he dropped the nose of the plane, after which he began a strong climb again. The a a fracture occurred of the part of the aircraft structure which caused the folding of the right wing and loss of lift.
The aircraft fell out of control and hit trees and subsequently the ground.

Sources:

http://montrealgazette.com//news/Small+plane+crashes+west+Serbian+capital+killing+people+board/7045282/story.html
https://www.b92.net/eng/news/society-article.php?yyyy=2012&mm=08&dd=06&nav_id=81639
http://web.archive.org/web/20120808061611/http://www.tanjug.rs:80/news/53991/two-killed-in-sports-plane-crash.htm

http://www.cins.gov.rs/doc/vazdusni-saobracaj/2012/IZVESTAJ%2004-12%20Ultralaki%20Ratari.rar

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Aug-2012 16:49 Geno Added
07-Aug-2012 21:47 Geno Updated [Time, Registration, Source, Damage, Plane category, ]
25-Apr-2018 12:22 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
28-Sep-2020 16:41 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Source]
28-Sep-2020 16:52 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Phase, Nature, Narrative, Accident report]

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