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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 149410
Last updated: 4 November 2020
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Date:04-OCT-2012
Time:19:30
Type:Powered paraglider
Owner/operator:Private
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Kiti, Softades area -   Cyprus
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The pilot of a small plane is being treated for serious burns after his craft crashed near Kiti on Thursday 4 October 2012.
According to reports, the accident happened at 7.30pm in the Softades area while the pilot, who has not been named, was undertaking a training flight.
The plan collided with Electricity Authority of Cyprus (EAC) cables during the accident.

Sources:

[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.incyprus.com.cy/en-gb/Top-Stories-News/4342/30452/small-plane-crashes-near-kiti]
http://cyprus-mail.com/paraglider/botched-paraglider-landing-causes-electricity-outage/20121005


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Oct-2012 03:55 gerard57 Added
08-Oct-2012 11:20 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Plane category, ]

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