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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 207920
Last updated: 24 February 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic BL8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
American Champion 8KCAB Super Decathlon
Registration: PK-RTZ
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:hangar at Tunggul Wulung Airport (CXP/WIHL), Cilacap, Central Java -   Indonesia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Tunggul Wulung airport (WIHL)
Destination airport:Tunggul Wulung airport (WIHL)
The plane crashed under unknown reasons during an aerobatic flight. The plane struck six other planes (including registrations: PK-PBA, PK-PBE, and PK-PBK) on the ground before finishing off in the Perkasa Flight School hangar.
The pilot, an IAF member who served as a flight instructor at the Ganesha flight school, died.

Based on information from the Head of Communications and Public Information of the Ministry of Transportation, Baitul Ihwan; "When performing acrobatic maneuvers spinning with the nose of the plane below, it seems unable to recover again so that it hit a trainer parked in an apron and a hangar door".



Revision history:

20-Mar-2018 17:11 Iceman 29 Added
20-Mar-2018 17:17 Iceman 29 Updated [Registration, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
20-Mar-2018 17:19 Iceman 29 Updated [Registration, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
20-Mar-2018 17:34 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code, Damage]
20-Mar-2018 19:59 Iceman 29 Updated [Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
20-Mar-2018 20:08 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Narrative]
20-Mar-2018 20:10 Iceman 29 Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
20-Mar-2018 21:03 Geno Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]

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