Accident Zenair Zodiac CH 601XL YU-A041,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 211131
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Date:Wednesday 16 May 2018
Time:19:18 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic CH60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Zenair Zodiac CH 601XL
Registration: YU-A041
MSN: 6-9647
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Zemun Polje-13 May Airport (LYZP) -   Serbia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:LYZP
Destination airport:LYZP
Investigating agency: CINS
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
An ultralight aircraft crashed at Zemun Polje-13 May Airport, Serbia. The plane fell some 30 meters from the runway to the nearby field, killing a man and a woman, who rented the aircraft.
The pilot was a professional pilot, born in 1970.

Causes of accidents
Immediate cause of the accident
-A plane hit the ground while performing a maneuver at a low altitude, which was not enough to safely perform the maneuver. Indirect causes of accidents
- Controlling the aircraft contrary to the provisions of the Pilot Manual for the aircraft in question by the pilot, with the performance of maneuvers that do not correspond to the design characteristics and flight characteristics of the aircraft;
- The health condition of the pilot and the use of drugs due to which the pilot was not able to fly;
- Consequently insufficient concentration of pilots and inadequate reaction of pilots to the situation and position in which the plane found itself.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: CINS
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report




Revision history:

16-May-2018 18:32 misat2004 Added
16-May-2018 18:35 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Damage, Narrative]
16-May-2018 19:08 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Embed code]
16-May-2018 19:15 Iceman 29 Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code, Damage, Narrative, Photo, ]
16-May-2018 19:16 Iceman 29 Updated [Source]
25-Jun-2018 15:48 BrC Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
26-Jun-2020 13:45 harro Updated [Cn, Narrative, Accident report, ]

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