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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 221435
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:30-OCT-2016
Time:21:30 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic C188 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna A188B
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: LV-ZNW
C/n / msn: 18802297T
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Fortín Acha, Buenos Aires -   Argentina
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:Teodelina (Santa Fe)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: JIAAC Argentina
Narrative:
The aircraft took off from Teodelina (Santa Fe) at 21:15 hours, with the intention of making an application flight of fungicide in a wheat field located in Fortín Acha (Buenos Aires, Argentina).
During the last fumigation pass, from east to west and with the sun in the front, the aircraft hit a pole. As a result of the impact the power line cable became entangled in the right wing and in the nose of the plane, generating a traction effect that reversed the aircraft and caused it to crash.

Sources:

JIAAC

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: JIAAC Argentina
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 2 years and 3 months
Download report: Final report


Images:


Photo: Junta de Investigación de Accidentes de Aviación Civil

Revision history:

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01-Feb-2019 20:43 harro Added

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