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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 199961
Last updated: 19 September 2021
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Time:07:07 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C421 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 421B Golden Eagle
Owner/operator:Valnetis Air
Registration: OK-TKF
MSN: 421B-0931
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Stráž pod Ralskem, Liberec Region -   Czech Republic
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Príbram Airport (LKPM)
Destination airport:Gdansk-Lech Walesa Airport (GDN/EPGD)
Investigating agency: UZPLN
The aircraft crashed shortly after takeoff. There was a post-impact fire. The 2 occupants died.
Shortly after takeoff, the no.1 engine suffered an internal mechanical failure, causing it to stop violently. The propeller could not be feathered. The pilot then likely used the fuel selector switch, causing the no.2 engine to flame out.
The aircraft entered a flat spin and crashed.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: UZPLN
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 4 months
Download report: Final report



Photo of OK-TKF courtesy

Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
10 May 2003; (c) Pertti Sipilä

Revision history:

26-Sep-2017 09:23 vpaluzga Added
26-Sep-2017 12:54 Anon. Updated [Operator, Location]
26-Sep-2017 12:55 vpaluzga Updated [Operator, Location, Source]
26-Sep-2017 14:09 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Source]
26-Sep-2017 21:14 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
27-Sep-2017 06:20 Anon. Updated [Embed code, Photo, ]
27-Sep-2017 08:47 kootcha Updated [Source]
04-Oct-2017 07:45 Anon. Updated [Destination airport, Narrative]
07-Oct-2017 13:20 jarda Updated [Narrative]
11-Oct-2017 09:06 Anon. Updated [Embed code]
28-Jan-2019 18:18 harro Updated [Time, Departure airport, Destination airport, Embed code, Narrative, Accident report, ]

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