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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 229378
Last updated: 8 October 2019
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Date:15-MAY-2018
Time:14:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic RALL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Socata Rallye 235E
Owner/operator:AeronŠutica del Guadarrama
Registration: EC-CYO
C/n / msn: 12801
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Fuentemilanos Airfield -   Spain
Phase: En route
Nature:
Departure airport:Fuentemilanos Airfield
Destination airport:Fuentemilanos Airfield
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Narrative:
The Socata Rallye 235E aircraft, registered EC-CYO, was hit by a bird during a glider towing flight near the Fuentemilanos Airfield.
After the towing and release of the glider, once the aircraft was making the return section down towards the airfield, it suffered the impact of a vulture in its left wing that caused a significant deformation with a partial loss of maneuverability.

After the impact, the aircraft continued the flight and managed to land at the destination airfield. The pilot was unharmed, and the aircraft with significant damage to his left wing.

Sources:

CIAIAC

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 4 months
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Sep-2019 17:27 harro Added
08-Oct-2019 11:31 harro Updated [Source, Accident report, ]

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