Accident Let Z-37A Cmelak LZ-3105,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 17799
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Date:Wednesday 14 May 2008
Time:15:01 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic Z37P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Let Z-37A Cmelak
Owner/operator:Simek Air
Registration: LZ-3105
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Topoli, Varna -   Bulgaria
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: AAIU Bulgaria
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
At 14:57:02 local time the Z-37A with registration LZ-3105, took off from the temporary airfield "Konstantinovo" to perform aerochemical work, spraying in the area of ​​the village of Topoli, Varna region. At 15:00:27 h the pilot reported to the flight manager (RP) of the Airport Control Tower (LCC) Varna about reaching the village of Topoli. Seconds later, the plane crashed almost vertically into a grassy area at the southern end of the village. The pilot died. The aircraft was completely destroyed.

Sources: (accident picture)

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: AAIU Bulgaria
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

14-May-2008 10:07 drjmarkov Added
14-May-2008 21:02 drjmarkov Updated
22-Dec-2010 08:13 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]
13-Sep-2020 12:35 harro Updated [Time, Narrative, Accident report, ]

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