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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163720
Last updated: 8 December 2019
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Date:05-FEB-2014
Time:15:00
Type:Polaris Motor Flying Inflatable Boat
Owner/operator:Private
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Off Laem Ka Yai beach in Rawai, Phuket -   Thailand
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Laem Ka Yai beach in Rawai, Phuket
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed into sea 5 February 2014 following engine failure shortly after take-off from water off Laem Ka Yai beach in Rawai, Phuket; 1 killed (pilot, George Erwin Bach)

Sources:

1. http://phuketwan.com/tourism/phuket-flying-machine-crash-expat-killed-sea-plunge-19701/
2. https://www.thephuketnews.com/flying-boat-german-pilot-dies-in-phuket-crash-44449.php
3. http://www.polarismotor.it
4. https://www.thai-aviation.net/files/Air_Accidents.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Feb-2014 10:54 gerard57 Added
05-Feb-2014 10:57 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
06-Feb-2014 00:08 Geno Updated [Source]
20-Feb-2015 16:15 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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