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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 210807
Last updated: 18 February 2020
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Date:12-MAY-2018
Time:c. 15:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic M20T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mooney M20K 252 TSE
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: D-ETFT
C/n / msn: 25-1227
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Vinebre, Tarragona, Catalonia -   Spain
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Lisbon Cascais-Tejo Regional (CAT/LPCS)
Destination airport:Reus (REU/LERS)
Narrative:
The plane crashed under unknown circumstances. All three occupants died in the crash.

GPIAAF, the Portuguese accident investigation board, reported that the aircraft was registered in Germany and that the three occupants were German nationals.
The identity of the aircraft has not been officially confirmed, but flight tracking website Flightradar24 shows a German-registered Mooney M20K in the vicinity of the accident location, shortly before fire services received a call of the accident at 15:49.
On 28th of May 2018 the Spanish CIAIAC (Comisión de Investigación de Accidentes e Incidentes de Aviación Civil) released a preliminary report. This report confirmes the identity of the aircraft as well as the pilot informing ATC about engine problems prior to the accident.

Sources:

www.uk.reuters.com
http://ebredigital.cat/2018/05/12/tres-persones-mortes-en-laccident-duna-avioneta-a-la-ribera-debre/
https://www.publico.pt/2018/05/12/sociedade/noticia/acidente-de-avioneta-em-espanha-que-saiu-de-portugal-provoca-tres-mortos-1829837
https://www.fomento.gob.es/MFOM/LANG_CASTELLANO/ORGANOS_COLEGIADOS/CIAIAC/INVESTIGACION/2018/A-16_2018.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-May-2018 18:37 gerard57 Added
12-May-2018 18:42 gerard57 Updated [Location]
12-May-2018 19:12 Anon. Updated [Source]
12-May-2018 19:23 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative, Photo, ]
12-May-2018 20:12 Geno Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport]
12-May-2018 22:42 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
14-May-2018 19:20 Anon. Updated [Embed code]
17-May-2018 10:10 Anon. Updated [Cn]
30-May-2018 12:49 Anon. Updated [Source, Narrative]

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