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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 223638
Last updated: 13 September 2020
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Date:31-MAR-2019
Time:
Type:Zlin Aviation Shock Cub
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: I-C783
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Torgnon, Aosta valley -   Italy
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The ultralight crashed under unknown circumstances in Chantorné, Torgnon, near the ski slopes.
Corrado Hérin, who was flying the plane, was fatally injured, he was an Italian luger and mountain bike racer. The passenger was seriously injured.

Sources:

https://www.lastampa.it/2019/03/31/aosta/un-aereo-ultraleggero-precipitato-a-torgnon-vicino-alle-piste-da-sci-f79WoePzJg0ENIJjQxgydL/pagina.html
https://www.quotidiano.net/cronaca/corrado-herin-ultraleggero-1.4518996
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Corrado_H%C3%A9rin
http://www.ansv.it/It/Detail_relazioni.asp?ID=2164

https://www.jetphotos.com/photo/8934584 (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Mar-2019 16:49 gerard57 Added
31-Mar-2019 17:35 Captain Adam Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]
31-Mar-2019 18:18 MDB Updated [Aircraft type, Plane category]
31-Mar-2019 19:53 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source]
01-Apr-2019 08:53 RobertMB Updated [Source]

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