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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 162863
Last updated: 14 November 2020
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Date:24-DEC-2013
Time:15:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DA40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Diamond DA40CS Diamond Star
Owner/operator:Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Udan Academy (IGRUA)
Registration: VT-FGE
C/n / msn: 40.1007
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Chhindwara, Near Maharashtra-Madhya Pradesh -   India
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:VAGD
Destination airport:Pachmarhi (overflying)- back VAGD
Narrative:
The plane crashed under unknown circumstances. The trainee pilot died in the crash. Pachmarhi is a hill station with significant terrain. Further reports awaited

Sources:

https://archive.siasat.com/news/pune-trainee-pilot-killed-crash-519162/
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/nagpur/Flying-academy-plane-feared-to-have-crashed/articleshow/27871374.cms


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Dec-2013 10:06 gerard57 Added
25-Dec-2013 10:07 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]
25-Dec-2013 10:21 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport]
25-Dec-2013 17:08 VT-NFH Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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