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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 184756
Last updated: 25 June 2020
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Date:20-FEB-2016
Time:c. 15:00
Type:ICP Super Bingo
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: unreg.
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Dadu River, 21 km south of Taichung Airport (RMQ-RCMQ) -   Taiwan
Phase: En route
Nature:Illegal Flight
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
An ICP Super Bingo ultralight made a forced landing on a dry riverbed approximately 21 km south from Taichung Airport at around 03:00PM. The airplane was destroyed by the impact. According to witnesses, two people aboard left the vehicle by themselves after the forced landing.
The aircraft had suffered a as loss of power, an investigation showed.

The ultralight was not permitted to use the airspace at the time of the accident. Furthermore, there was no approved airfield for ultralight aircraft nearby. The pilot and passenger left the scene after the occurrence and could not be identified. The ultralight had no inspection certificate and did not belong to any approved ultralight vehicle activity association. The occurrence was a violation of regulations related to ultralight vehicles.

Sources:

https://www.asc.gov.tw/main_en/docDetail.aspx?uid=318&pid=318&docid=737
https://www.asc.gov.tw/main_en/docDetail.aspx?uid=318&pid=318&docid=784
http://www.icpaviazione.it/?page_id=256&lang=en

Safety recommendations:

Safety recommendation ASC-ASR-16-11-010 issued 30 November 2016 by ASC to Civil Aeronautics Administration
Safety recommendation ASC-ASR-16-11-011 issued 30 November 2016 by ASC to Civil Aeronautics Administration
Safety recommendation ASC-ASR-16-11-012 issued 30 November 2016 by ASC to Taichung City Government
Safety recommendation ASC-ASR-16-11-013 issued 30 November 2016 by ASC to Taichung City Government
Safety recommendation ASC-ASR-16-11-014 issued 30 November 2016 by ASC to Chunghwa County Government
Safety recommendation ASC-ASR-16-11-015 issued 30 November 2016 by ASC to Chunghwa County Government


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Feb-2016 09:52 harro Added
23-Feb-2016 18:14 Geno Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Source]
30-Nov-2016 16:52 harro Updated [Registration, Operator, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]

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