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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 152167
Last updated: 11 July 2019
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Date:01-JAN-2013
Time:c. 07:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic AP22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aeroprakt A-22 Foxbat
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: ZU-EFH
C/n / msn: 149
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Phalaborwa, Limpopo -   South Africa
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:FAPH (Phalaborwa)
Destination airport:FAPH (Phalaborwa)
Narrative:
An Aeroprakt A-22 Foxbat ultralight aircraft crashed and burned near Phalaborwa with two fatalities after the engine failed soon after take-off. The aircraft impacted the ground with an angle greater than 45 and burst into flames.

Sources:

1. Avcom
2. 2 sterf toe tuig val
3. ]Names of plane crash in Phalaborwa released
4. ]Investigating team sent to plane crash scene
5. SACAA probes Limpopo plane crash
6. Vliegongeluk word ondersoek


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Jan-2013 01:15 Topaz Added
01-Jan-2013 01:51 Topaz Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Departure airport, Source]
01-Jan-2013 04:40 Topaz Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Phase, Nature, Narrative]
01-Jan-2013 13:19 RobertMB Updated [Operator, Narrative]
02-Jan-2013 23:36 Topaz Updated [Source]

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