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Last updated: 30 December 2019
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Date:26-MAY-2016
Time:17:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic DA40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Diamond DA40 Diamond Star
Owner/operator:
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Gubaševo Airport, Zabok, Krapina-Zagorje -   Croatia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Gubaševo Airport (LDZK)
Narrative:
The plane crashed into the field. Two people were injured. According to a rough translation from Croatian into English of a contemporary press report (see link #2 for the original Croatian text):

"The pilot and co-pilot seriously injured in a fall of small plane at Zaboka Increased sport aircraft on Thursday just after 17 o'clock near Zaboka injured the pilot and co-pilot. Were transported to the Zabočki General Hospital. In the course of the investigation

The pilot and co-pilot sports and recreational aircraft, ultralight aircraft, survived a fall from 10 meters. They crashed near the airport in Zagorski GUBAŠEVO Zaboka place on Thursday at 17:15.

- I saw two planes. One landed on a grass runway, the other landed, but suddenly blew up, ua rotated 180 degrees and disappeared. I never saw her again, just smoke - told us witnessed the crash Goran Kovacevic (40) from Hum Zabočkog.

Two sports planes, as we confirmed director Zagorski airport Sandra Mičin, had no permission to land nor take off. Runway in Zabok for safety reasons, closed for 10 days or so for it is soaked with water. Nobody knew nor announced that the land, nor should it. Sport planes are likely flew from Bjelovar.

According to preliminary information, the pilot (69) and co-pilot (69) were seriously injured but not life threatening. One will be released, while others because of eye injuries will be transferred to the Vinogradska hospital.

First they were obtained Zagorje firefighters. They were found outside the aircraft, some 10 meters away in the grass. Both were conscious.

It remains unknown whether they dropped out of the aircraft during the fall or are left alone after the plane caught fire. The causes of the accident will be determined by the inspector for the crash.

Sources:

1. https://www.jutarnji.hr/vijesti/crna-kronika/pao-sportski-avion-kod-zaboka-dvojica-muskaraca-ozlijedena-prebacili-su-ih-u-bolnicu/4107747/
2. https://www.24sata.hr/news/policija-na-mjestu-nesrece-kod-zaboka-se-srusio-mali-avion-475972_


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-May-2016 19:01 Vojko Added
26-May-2016 19:03 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Source]
27-May-2016 06:22 BEE Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Phase, Source]
07-Jun-2016 09:12 Fusko Updated [Aircraft type]
06-Dec-2016 00:37 Dr.John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Dec-2016 00:39 Dr.John Smith Updated [Location]
04-Feb-2019 08:10 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Plane category]

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