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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 220655
Last updated: 30 July 2020
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Date:09-JAN-2019
Time:13:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28R model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28R-201 Arrow III
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: G-OARI
C/n / msn: 2837005
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Mount Ernio -   Spain
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Cascais Airport (LPCS)
Destination airport:San Sebastián-Fuenterrabia Airport (EAS/LESO)
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Narrative:
The aircraft took off from Cascais, Portugal at 09:30 local time on a flight to San Sebastian in Spain.
Contact was lost about 13:15 hours after the pilot was instructed to contacted the San Sebastian Tower controller.
It impacted a mountain in fog, killing both occupants.

CAUSES:
The accident resulted from the decision to continue flying through an area where the meteorological conditions were below the minimums required for flights being conducted under VFR.
Improper flight planning is deemed to have contributed to the accident.

Sources:

https://www.diariovasco.com/gipuzkao/avioneta-errezil-20190109152110-nt.html
https://www.cmjornal.pt/mundo/detalhe/avioneta-que-partiu-de-cascais-despenha-se-no-pais-basco-em-espanha-ha-pelo-menos-um-morto
https://www.donostitik.com/accidente-en-el-ernio-rescatan-uno-de-los-cadaveres-de-la-avioneta-calcinada/
https://www.eitb.eus/es/noticias/detalle/6117278/accidente-avioneta-hernio-hallan-cuerpo-segundo-tripulante/
https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/world-news/breaking-two-british-pilots-feared-13837197
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/g-oari#1f1ffa80
https://twitter.com/SimonMoores/status/1082940667997884416
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https://www.jetphotos.com/photo/9187816
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/g-oari

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Jan-2019 14:59 gerard57 Added
09-Jan-2019 15:07 gerard57 Updated [Narrative]
09-Jan-2019 16:27 KaliKeira Updated [Source]
09-Jan-2019 16:59 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
09-Jan-2019 17:22 KaliKeira Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]
09-Jan-2019 17:24 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Location]
09-Jan-2019 18:02 gerard57 Updated [Source]
09-Jan-2019 18:15 RobertMB Updated [Cn]
09-Jan-2019 20:24 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
09-Jan-2019 20:26 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
10-Jan-2019 10:24 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
10-Jan-2019 12:46 Iceman 29 Updated [Cn, Source, Narrative]
10-Jan-2019 21:03 RobertMB Updated [Cn]
11-Jan-2019 23:45 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code]
12-Jan-2019 08:12 gestudio Updated [Source]
01-Feb-2020 12:46 harro Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative, Accident report, ]

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