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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 180668
Last updated: 29 December 2019
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Date:25-OCT-2015
Time:10:49 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ECHO model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Tecnam P92 Echo
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: EC-KXK
C/n / msn: P-92-E-032
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Aeródromo de Mollerussa (CCS3), Lerida (Lleida), Catalunya (Catalonia) -   Spain
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Mollerussa (CCS3)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Narrative:
The ultralight failed to take off, hit a tree and burst in flames upon crashing in a water canal.
Both crew died. The pilot had 13 year experience as ultralight pilot and his passenger recently passed the exam for his pilot licence.
The airplane was seven years old and the engine was changed one month ago.

Sources:

http://www.ccma.cat/324/dos-morts-en-un-accident-dultralleuger-que-sha-estavellat-a-torregrossa/noticia/2692725/
http://www.elmundo.es/cataluna/2015/10/25/562cb521ca4741bd188b45e1.html
https://www.elperiodico.com/es/sociedad/20151025/dos-muertos-en-un-accidente-de-un-ultraligero-en-torregrassa-4616543
http://www.fomento.gob.es/MFOM/LANG_CASTELLANO/ORGANOS_COLEGIADOS/CIAIAC/Ultraligeros/2015/default.htm

http://www.aviationcorner.net/show_photo_en.asp?id=297345


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Oct-2015 16:28 hydra Added
25-Oct-2015 16:29 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Narrative]
26-Oct-2015 07:29 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
26-Oct-2015 16:17 Fusko Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location]
26-Oct-2015 16:17 harro Updated [Source]
07-Nov-2015 16:15 Geno Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source]

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