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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 17839
Last updated: 29 June 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C42 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Comco Ikarus C42
Owner/operator:Spatial Intelligence (Pty) Ltd / A. van Niekerk
Registration: ZU-ETF
C/n / msn: 0704-6887
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sterling Farm, Mpophomeni area, near Howick, KZN -   South Africa
Phase: En route
Departure airport:FAHC (Howick)
Destination airport:FAMG (Margate)
Crew were conducting an agricultural survey of the area and were flying at a height of about 200m above the ground. The aircraft then flew into a valley and was seen to pitch up to gain height, but apparently stalled and crashed. The aircraft burnt out completely. CAA officials took the engine away to be checked.



Revision history:

16-May-2008 03:20 Topaz Added

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