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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 153056
Last updated: 24 December 2019
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Date:04-FEB-2013
Time:12:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172
Owner/operator:Soroti Civil Aviation Flying School
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Gweri, outskirts of Soroti, Soroti District, Teso -   Uganda
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:HUSO
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft, a Cessna 172, crashed in the bush in Gweri on the outskirts of Soroti, Soroti District, in the Teso sub-region of Eastern Uganda after what was reported as mechanical problems. The aircraft was destroyed by impact with terrain and the two students onboard sustained minor injuries.

Sources:

https://www.newvision.co.ug/new_vision/news/1313746/injured-soroti-plane-crash
http://www.monitor.co.ug/News/National/Flying-school-plane-crashes--injures-two/-/688334/1684790/-/1kcrjbz/-/index.html
https://atcnews.org/2013/02/05/soroti-flying-school-aircraft-crashes-as-both-pilots-cheat-death/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Feb-2013 10:49 slowkid Added
05-Feb-2013 20:16 Geno Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Damage, Narrative]
05-Feb-2013 20:18 Geno Updated [Source]

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