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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 200552
Last updated: 12 September 2021
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Date:24-OCT-2017
Time:c. 13:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic EV97 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Evektor EV-97 Eurostar
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: OK-UUU 72
MSN: 20174245
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:near Nizkov, district Zdar nad Sazavou -   Czech Republic
Phase: En route
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:Uherské Hradište-Kunovice Airport (UHE/LKKU)
Destination airport:Karlovy Vary
Investigating agency: UZPLN
Narrative:
The aircraft crashed on the way from Kunovice to Ireland on delivery, the two irish experienced pilots of 57 and 63 years old were injured and taken to hospital.

Causes
The cause of the accident was an underestimation of the orographic conditions of the Bohemian-Moravian Highlands and an erroneous decision-making process of the pilot when entering meteorological conditions worse than those specified by the regulations for safe VFR flight.

Sources:

https://jihlava.idnes.cz/hasici-dokoncili-odklizeni-trosek-zriceneho-mostu-ztotoznuji-se-obeti-1no-/jihlava-zpravy.aspx?c=A140905_105741_jihlava-zpravy_mkk
https://zdarsky.denik.cz/nehody/u-nizkova-se-zritilo-letadlo-20171024.html
http://www.policie.cz/clanek/krajske-reditelstvi-policie-kvs-zpravodajstvi-pad-sportovniho-letadla.aspx
https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/two-irishmen-seriously-injured-after-aircraft-collision-in-czech-republic-36262540.html
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Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: UZPLN
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report
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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Oct-2017 17:11 Václav Kudela Added
24-Oct-2017 18:17 Geno Updated [Source]
24-Oct-2017 19:32 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
26-Oct-2017 12:27 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative, Photo, ]
31-May-2021 17:37 harro Updated [Cn, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative, Category, Accident report]

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