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Last updated: 2 March 2020
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Date:25-JUN-2017
Time:14:
Type:Silhouette image of generic J3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper L-4J Grasshopper
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: OM-M038
C/n / msn: 12417
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Hodkovice nad Mohelkou airfield (LKHD) in Liberec. -   Czech Republic
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Hodkovice nad Mohelkou (LKHD)
Destination airport:N/A
Investigating agency: UZPLN
Narrative:
Ex USAAF 44-80121. After departure collided with the trees fell down and caught fire. Both occupants obtained serious burns. Passenger later died in hospital.

Sources:

http://www.hzslk.cz/56.5487-pozar-sportovniho-letounu.html
http://www.policie.cz/clanek/pad-historickeho-letadla-na-letisti-v-hodkovicich-nad-mohelkou.aspx
http://www.ceskenoviny.cz/zpravy/na-liberecku-havarovalo-historicke-letadlo-piper-j-4-dva-tezce-popaleni/1500732
http://tn.nova.cz/clanek/u-liberce-se-zritilo-male-letadlo-dva-zranene-odvezly-vrtulniky.html
http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1944_5.html

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: UZPLN
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Jun-2017 14:52 bob Added
29-Jun-2017 15:14 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Registration]
29-Jun-2017 16:15 Anon. Updated [Registration]
30-Jun-2017 13:13 Anon. Updated [Cn, Plane category]
01-Aug-2017 14:13 kootcha Updated [Source]
28-Sep-2017 13:41 vpaluzga Updated [Total fatalities, Narrative]
02-Nov-2017 15:33 rvargast17 Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Source, Narrative]
24-Apr-2018 19:42 harro Updated [Other fatalities]
20-Nov-2019 09:44 Nepa Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Operator]

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