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Last updated: 11 May 2021
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Date:30-SEP-2016
Time:11:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic PRIM model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
BlackShape Prime BS100
Owner/operator:private
Registration: PH-4M9
MSN: BPU018-14
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Puflatsch, Alpe di Siusi -   Italy
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Trento-Mattarello Airport (LIDT)
Destination airport:Köln
Narrative:
The Dutch pilot/owner crashed under unknown circumstances en route from Trento, Italy to Lelystad, Netherlands with an en route stop at Cologne, Germany. A search team found the wreck and the body of the pilot Saturday 1 October.

There has not been a formal identification of the aircraft type, but BlackShape Prime PH-4M9, based at Lelystad, was seen departing Trento at 09:30 on flight tracking websites. Last contact was northeast of Bolzano, not far from where the aircraft was found.

Sources:

https://airdatasearch.com/reg/PH-4M9
https://www.nu.nl/buitenland/4330015/nederlandse-piloot-in-eenmotorige-vliegtuig-verongelukt-in-alpen.html
https://www.facebook.com/zelfvliegen/posts/1037839716330805
https://www.ladige.it/news/cronaca/2016/10/01/trovati-sull-alpe-siusi-rottami-ultraleggero-morto-pilota-era-decollato-ieri
https://www.luchtvaartnieuws.nl/nieuws/categorie/nederlandse-piloot-komt-om-bij-crash-in-alpen
http://www.telegraaf.nl/binnenland/26726003/__Omgekomen_sportvlieger_zeer_ervaren__.html

Condolence page for the pilot, Willem H. van Ballegoijen de Jong: https://www.memori.nl/gedenkplaats/willem-h-van-ballegoijen-de-jong/



Images:

Photo of PH-4M9 courtesy AirHistory.net


Groningen - Eelde (EHGG / GRQ)
9 April 2016; (c) Kas van Zonneveld

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Oct-2016 13:09 Chieftain Added
01-Oct-2016 13:13 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Narrative]
01-Oct-2016 13:20 harro Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
01-Oct-2016 13:31 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type]
01-Oct-2016 13:35 harro Updated [Narrative]
02-Oct-2016 07:30 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]
03-Oct-2016 12:39 Chieftain Updated [Source]
08-Oct-2016 06:57 harro Updated [Source]

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