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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 230713
Last updated: 12 September 2021
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Date:16-NOV-2019
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DV1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dova DV-1 Skylark
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: OK-XUA 71
MSN: 09/229
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:river Elbe near village Křešice in Litoměřice. -   Czech Republic
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:SLZ Libáň (LKLIBA)
Destination airport:SLZ Litomerice (LKLMER)
Investigating agency: UZPLN
Narrative:
The pilot, who was the owner and operator of the aircraft, had departed from the area of SLZ Libáň (LKLIBA) and planned to land on the area of SLZ Litomerice (LKLMER). However, after approaching for landing, it only performed a flyover of the runway, flew over the Elbe River and crashed into the lower wires of the 22 kV power line. After the aircraft collided with the power lines, the rear fuselage, including the control surfaces, was torn off and the rest of the aircraft fell to the surface of the Elbe River and quickly sank to a depth of about 3 metres. The pilot sustained injuries in the accident and succumbed to them on the spot.

Sources:

www.radio.cz
https://litomericky.denik.cz/nehody/nehoda_letadlo_ultralight_reka_labe_kresice_pad_20191116.html?utm_source=www.seznam.cz&utm_medium=sekce-z-internetu
https://litomericky.denik.cz/galerie/pad-letadlo-kresice-20191116.html?back=2538040972-5877-11&photo=1
https://www.sport.cz/moto/ostatni/clanek/1164627-tragedie-sestinasobny-cesky-sampion-zahynul-jako-pilot-ultralightu-pri-padu-do-labe.html?utm_source=www.seznam.cz&utm_medium=sekce-z-internetu

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: UZPLN
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 6 months
Download report: Final report

Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Nov-2019 14:15 gerard57 Added
16-Nov-2019 18:03 Nepa Updated [Registration, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Operator]
16-Nov-2019 18:04 Nepa Updated [Location, Operator]
17-Nov-2019 17:09 Pytlak Updated [Registration]
17-Nov-2019 20:08 AlexV Updated [Aircraft type]
17-Nov-2019 20:12 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
20-Nov-2019 08:38 Nepa Updated [Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative, Operator]
31-May-2021 18:26 harro Updated [Cn, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative, Accident report]

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